City of Monroe, WI
Green County
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§ 2-13-1 Creation.

[4-8-2015; 2016 Code; 1-3-2017]
There is hereby established an airport board of management, under section 114.14(l) of the Wisconsin statutes. When used in this chapter the word "board" means the airport board of management and the word "airport" means the Monroe municipal airport.

§ 2-13-2 Members and appointment.

[4-8-2015; 2016 Code; 1-3-2017; 5-16-2017]
The board shall be composed of seven voting members, which shall be appointed by the mayor and subject to confirmation by the council and subject to the following:
Two members shall be alderpersons with one of such alderpersons serving as chairperson of the board.
Two members shall be citizens.
Three members that meet any of the following qualifications: hangar owner or hangar tenant at the Monroe Municipal Airport or an authorized representative of such owner or tenant; an owner or authorized representative of an airport business operating at the Monroe Municipal Airport; or a person with aviation expertise or knowledge that owns real property located in the City of Monroe. If no qualified person can be found, then the mayor may appoint any citizen.
The terms for each alderperson shall be from the time of his or her appointment through the Monday preceding the third Tuesday in April of the succeeding year. The initial terms of the remaining members shall be two members for one year, two members for two years, and one member for three years ending on the Monday preceding the third Tuesday in April of the succeeding year or years as applicable. Thereafter, all non-alderperson terms shall be for three years.
Each member shall take and file the official oath.

§ 2-13-3 Meetings.

[4-8-2015; 2016 Code; 1-3-2017; 5-16-2017]
Meetings of the board shall be held at the call of the chairperson and at such other times as the board may determine. A quorum shall consist of four members of the board.

§ 2-13-4 Duties.

[4-8-2015; 2016 Code; 1-3-2017]
The board is hereby vested with responsibility for the construction, improvement, equipment, maintenance and operation of the airport. The board shall have the following powers:
To make policy related to the maintenance, operation and control of the airport.
To manage, maintain, operate and control the airport.
To enforce the provisions of this code on the airport.
To establish fees and charges for the use of airport facilities, subject to approval by the council.
To recommend to the council the adoption of ordinances and resolutions to further the purpose for which the airport is established.
To adopt rules and regulations for the normal, ongoing operation of the airport.
To recommend to the council the employment of persons to administer, supervise and control the construction, operation, maintenance and use of the airport within the scope of the authority delegated to them by the board, and the compensation of such employees.
To contract, subject to council approval, for a supervisor to service the airport.
To enter into contracts or other arrangements as are considered necessary for the construction, improvement, maintenance or operation of the airport.
To command the services and advice of the city engineer and the city attorney to the extent considered necessary.
To enter into leases regarding airport land and improvements.
To approve airport fixed base operator licenses.
To approve leases and contract for the operations of concessions on the airport.
All other powers needed to adequately fulfill the delegation of this chapter.