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File #: 20-139    Version: 1 Name:
Type: Agendas Status: Agenda Ready
File created: 3/2/2020 In control: Board of Aldermen
On agenda: 3/10/2020 Final action:
Title: Appointments to the Greenways Commission PURPOSE: The purpose of this agenda item is for the Town Council to make appointments to the Greenways Commission.
Attachments: 1. Attachment A - Appointment Resolution, 2. Attachment B - Matrix, 3. Attachment C - Chair Forms and Applications
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Appointments to the Greenways Commission

PURPOSE:  The purpose of this agenda item is for the Town Council to make appointments to the Greenways Commission.




CONTACT INFORMATION: Cathy Dorando, 919-918-7309


INFORMATION: The Greenways Commission currently has two seats available for appointment. Both seats are expiring term seats. Dave Mabe has an expiring seat and is eligible for reappointment and would like to be reappointed. The second expiring term seat is held by Rob Crook. Crook has reached his maximum number of appointments to full terms but has reapplied. 

Applications were also received from: Ryan Byars, Jeff Cobb, Meredith Morovati, and Tamara Sanders. 


Dave Mabe is the chair of the Greenways Commission and provided the chair forms for the Council’s review. Chair forms are located directly in front of the application and in alphabetical order.


Information from the Advisory Board Recruitment and Appointment Policy:


a. Members are appointed to staggering three-year terms on all advisory boards that expire annually in
February. The Carrboro Tourism Development Authority members are appointed to one-year terms that
expire annually in January.

b. Members are limited to two full terms. After completing two full terms, a member must take off one year before applying for re-appointment to the advisory board. However, a board member may apply to serve on another advisory board if he/she desires. The Board of Aldermen may make exceptions to this rule under the following circumstances:
1. To retain diversity on an advisory board;
2. A lack of applicants.


All applicant and chair information is attached.


A matrix is also included. 




RECOMMENDATION:r It is recommended that the Mayor and Council review the applications and consider making appointments.