Avoca Ordinance No. 120

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AN ORDINANCE TO AUTHORIZE PAYMENT FOR SERVICES TO MEMBERS OF THE AVOCA PLANNING COMMISSION/BOARD OF ZONING ADJUSTMENT FOR ATTENDING MEETINGS OF THE PLANNING COMMISSION/BOARD OF ADJUSTMENT.

WHEREAS, the Avoca Town Council has considered the time and efforts expended by the members of the Avoca Planning Commission/Board of Zoning Adjustment.

WHEREAS, the members of the Avoca Planning Commission/Board of Zoning Adjustment attend regular meetings, special meetings and public hearings.

WHEREAS, Ark. Code Ann. 14-56-409 allows for members of the planning Commission/Board of Zoning to receive compensation for meeting attendance.

NOW, THEREFORE, BE IT ORDAINED BY THE TOWN COUNCIL OF THE TOWN OF AVOCA, ARKANSAS:

SECTION 1: That the members of the_Avoca Planning Commission/Board of Zoning Adjustment shall be paid for attending regular meetings, special meetings public hearings. Pay shall be at the rate of $75.00 per meeting and hearing, not to exceed twelve meetings/hearings per year.

Section 2: All payments to members of the Avoca Planning Commission/Board of Zoning Adjustment, as provided for in Section1, shall be made in December of each year and the Recorder-Treasurer shall withhold all applicable federal withholdings for income tax, Social Security , Medicare, and others as may be required by law.

Section 3: This ordinance shall be effective as of the l51 day of January 2018, and payment s shall be made for the meetings/hearings attended from and after that effective date.

Section 4: Ordinance No. 85 is hereby repealed and all other Ordinances or parts thereof in conflict are also hereby repealed to the extent of the conflict.

Emergency Clause: Th.is ordinance is necessary in order to provide the continued health, safety, and welfare of t he Town's citizens; therefore, an emergency is hereby declared, and this Ordinance shall be in full force and effect from and after its passage and approval.

PASSED AND APPROVED this 8th day of May, 2018.

THOMAS O'DELL, Mayor
Attest: NANETTE BARNES, Recorder-Treasurer


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