CHAPTER II
ADMINISTRATION
   Editor’s Note: Chapter Two was repealed in its entirety and replaced in full by Ord. BG2000-10, May 2, 2000.
Sections:
2-1   GENERAL PROVISIONS
   2-1.01   City Classification
   2-1.02   Official City Flag and City Seal, Flag Standards
   2-1.03   Powers of the City
   2-1.04   Actions Against City; Notice
   2-1.05   Payment of Premiums on Official Bonds
   2-1.06   Acceptance of Workmen’s Compensation Act
   2-1.07   Actions Against Employees, Agents and Officials; City Attorney May Represent
   2-1.08   Residency Requirements for Appointment of Board and Commission Members; Prohibition of Hold-Over Service
   2-1.09   Use of Eminent Domain
2-2   BOARD OF COMMISSIONERS
   2-2.01   Governing Body Established
   2-2.02   Powers Generally
   2-2.03   Title of Members; Duties Prescribed by Ordinances; Elections; Vacancies
   2-2.04   Mayor’s Duties
   2-2.05   Election of Mayor Pro Tem; Powers, Duties
   2-2.06   Authority to Pass Ordinances
   2-2.07   Authority to Provide Offices, Establish Compensation
   2-2.08   Required to Appoint City Manager
   2-2.09   Authority to Create Departments; Prescribed Functions
   2-2.10   Salaries
   2-2.11   Members of Board Not to Interfere with Department
   2-2.12   Meetings of the Board of Commissioners
   2-2.13   Minutes
   2-2.14   Agenda
   2-2.15   Order of Business
   2-2.16   Public Address to the Board of Commissioners
   2-2.17   Public Hearings
   2-2.18   Presiding Officer
   2-2.19   Action by the Board of Commissioners
   2-2.20   Rules of Debate
   2-2.21   Effect of Rules on Legislation
   2-2.22   Waiver/Suspension of Rules
   2-2.23   Appeal of Decision of Presiding Officer
2-3   CITY MANAGER
   2-3.01   Form of Government Adopted
   2-3.02   Office Created
   2-3.03   Qualifications
   2-3.04   Appointment; Term of Office; Compensation
   2-3.05   General Duties of City Manager
   2-3.06   Agent of the Board of Commissioners
2-4   DEPARTMENTAL ORGANIZATION OF CITY
   2-4.01   Departments, Divisions, Offices Established; Enumerated
2-5   OFFICE OF CITY MANAGER
   2-5.01   Office of City Manager
   2-5.02   Office of City Clerk
   2-5.03   Office of Internal Auditor
   2-5.04   Office of Public Information
2-6   DEPARTMENT OF FINANCE
   2-6.01   Assistant City Manager/Chief Financial Officer
   2-6.02   Revenue Division
   2-6.03   Accounting Division
   2-6.04   Procurement Division
2-7   DEPARTMENT OF INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
2-8   DEPARTMENT OF HUMAN RESOURCES AND RISK MANAGEMENT
   2-8.01   Human Resources Director
   2-8.02   Human Resources Management Division
   2-8.03   Employee Benefits and Wellness Division
   2-8.04   Risk Management Division
2-9   DEPARTMENT OF LAW
   2-9.01   City Attorney
   2-9.02   Qualifications; Duties
2-10   DEPARTMENT OF PUBLIC WORKS
   2-10.01   Public Works Director
   2-10.02   Planning and Design Division
   2-10.03   Operations Division
   2-10.04   Fleet Management Division
   2-10.05   Facilities Management Division
   2-10.06   Environmental Compliance Division
2-11   DEPARTMENT OF POLICE
   2-11.01   Chief of Police
   2-11.02   Police Administration
   2-11.03   Support Services Bureau
   2-11.04   Field Operations Bureau
2-12   DEPARTMENT OF FIRE
   2-12.01   Chief of Fire
   2-12.02   Fire Administration
   2-12.03   Fire Suppression Division
   2-12.04   Fire Prevention and Fire Code Enforcement Division
   2-12.05   Fire Training Division
2-13   DEPARTMENT OF NEIGHBORHOOD AND COMMUNITY SERVICES
   2-13.01   Neighborhood and Community Services Director
   2-13.02   Neighborhood Services Division
   2-13.03   Housing Division
   2-13.04   Building and Inspection Division
   2-13.05   Code Enforcement Division
2-14   DEPARTMENT OF PARKS AND RECREATION
   2-14.01   Parks and Recreation Director
   2-14.02   Parks Maintenance Division
   2-14.03   Landscape Division
   2-14.04   Recreation Division
   2-14.05   Sports and Wellness Division
   2-14.06   Golf Course Division
   2-14.07   Cemetery Administration Division
2-15   CITY OF BOWLING GREEN AUDIT COMMITTEE
   2-15.01   Created
   2-15.02   Membership, Terms and Compensation
   2-15.03   Officers
   2-15.04   Meetings and Minutes
   2-15.05   Powers and Duties
   2-15.06   Limitation of Powers and Duties
2-16   HOBSON HOUSE COMMISSION
   2-16.01   Created
   2-16.02   Membership
   2-16.03   Terms of Office
   2-16.04   Authority; Powers and Duties
2-17   HUMAN RIGHTS COMMISSION
   2-17.01   Established
   2-17.02   Definitions
   2-17.03   Composition; Appointment; Qualifications; Terms; Compensation
   2-17.04   Election of Officers
   2-17.05   Meetings
   2-17.06   Functions
   2-17.07   Enforcement Powers and Duties
   2-17.08   Relationship with Kentucky Commission on Human Rights
   2-17.09   Penalty
   2-17.10   Unlawful Practices Enumerated
   2-17.11   Specific Practices Not Considered Unlawful
   2-17.12   Complaint Procedure
2-18   BOWLING GREEN AREA CONVENTION AND VISITORS BUREAU
   2-18.01   Created; Powers
   2-18.02   Membership
   2-18.03   Terms
   2-18.04   Officers; Employees; Contracts
   2-18.05   Financial Records and Audit
   2-18.06   Request for Funds; Transient Room Tax
   2-18.07   Use of Transient Room Tax Collection
2-19   CITIZENS’ ACCESS TO THE PUBLIC RECORDS OF THE CITY
   2-19.01   Official Custodian; Office Hours
   2-19.02   Request for Records Inspection
2-20   POLICE AND FIRE FIGHTER’S RETIREMENT FUND
   2-20.01   Created; Board of Trustees; General Authority
   2-20.02   Membership of Board of Trustees
   2-20.03   Board Officers
   2-20.04   Duties of Board
   2-20.05   Fund Administered
2-21   CITY OF BOWLING GREEN CODE ENFORCEMENT AND NUISANCE BOARD
   2-21.01   Definitions
   2-21.02   Creation and Membership
   2-21.03   Powers
   2-21.04   Appointment of Members; Term of Office; Removal from Office; Oath; and Compensation
   2-21.05   Organization of Board; Quorum
   2-21.06   Conflict of Interest
   2-21.07   Jurisdiction
   2-21.08   Powers of the Code Enforcement Board
   2-21.09   Enforcement Proceedings
   2-21.10   Hearing, Notice and Final Order
   2-21.11   Legal Counsel
   2-21.12   Appeals; Final Judgment
   2-21.13   Lien, Fines, Charges and Fees
   2-21.14   Lienholder Notification System
   2-21.15   Lien Holder Rights, Lien Precedence
2-22   CITATION OFFICERS
   2-22.01   Authorized
   2-22.02   Powers
   2-22.03   Procedures
   2-22.04   Employees Authorized
   2-22.05   Power of Citation Officer to Make Arrest
2-23   CONVENTION CENTER COMMITTEE
   2-23.01   Created
   2-23.02   Membership
   2-23.03   Officers
   2-23.04   Meetings and Minutes
   2-23.05   Powers and Duties