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3.123.050 Terms.

A.  Board members will be appointed to serve for a term of 3 years.  The terms of each member shall run from the date of the City Council's confirmation of the member's appointment, or such other date as the Council may establish.

B.  The Board may make recommendations to the Mayor regarding the reappointment of existing members.  Notwithstanding the limitations of this Section, a Board member may continue to serve until his or her replacement is appointed.

C.  If any member of the Board is absent more than three regularly scheduled meetings of the Board during any 12 month period, without having notified the Chair in advance of such absence, such member shall be deemed to have resigned from the Board.  The member's position shall thereafter be vacant and subject to appointment by the Mayor.

D.  The Mayor may remove any member of the Board at his or her discretion for due cause, including but not limited to malfeasance or neglect of duties.