B170

Policy Number: 
B.170
Policy Type: 
GOVERNANCE PROCESS
Policy Title: 
BOARD VACANCIES

When a vacancy occurs on the board, the remaining members shall meet in regular session and elect a person to fill the vacancy from any of the qualified voters of the geographic boundary from which the vacancy occurs.  The board shall request nominations from the public and shall prescribe the format in which the nominations are to be presented.  Notification will include:  The legal requirements for the position and the period of time for names to be recommended to the board.  The members so elected shall serve until the next board election at which time a successor shall be elected to fill the remainder of the unexpired term.

ADOPTED:  November 9, 1998
REVIEWED:  February 11, 2004
REVIEWED:  April 9, 2008
REVIEWED:  April 13, 2011