2.204 Cemetery Commission

(1) The Cemetery Commission is hereby established and shall be composed of seven persons, one of which shall be a student from a high school listed in Section 2.470(1),  appointed by the Parks and Recreation Commission.  The Commission members shall be appointed for terms of three years to assure that all appointments do not expire at the same time.  The youth member shall be appointed by the Mayor for a one-year term.  Three-year terms for members other than the youth member shall begin February 1 and expire January 31.  The one-year term for the youth member shall begin July 1 and expire June 30.  The Commission shall meet at least quarterly and may meet as often as necessary to carry out its functions. The chairman of the Commission may call a special meeting at any time upon 24-hours notice to the members and the public.

(2) The Cemetery Commission shall be an advisory body which shall make recommendations to the Parks and Recreation Commission regarding the funding and operation of Eastwood Cemetery. The Commission shall also work to secure donations and bequests for the Cemetery Trust Fund.

(3) The Chairperson or designee will serve as liaison to the Medford Parks and Recreation Commission.

[Added Sec. 3, Ord. No. 5811, Mar. 5, 1987; Amd. Ord. No. 7773, Dec. 1, 1994; Amd. Ord. No. 2004-206, Oct. 21, 2004; Amd. Sec. 1, Ord. No. 2010-81, Apr. 15, 2010; Amd. Sec. 1, Ord. No. 2012-157, Oct. 4, 2012; Amd. Sec. 1, Ord. No. 2018-71, July 5, 2018 (effective Jan. 1, 2019).]