2.20.030: ESTABLISHMENT:
   A.   All full time officers and employees of the city named in section 2.20.020 of this chapter who are subject to the residency requirement prior to July 1, 2020, shall establish residency within twenty four (24) months following original appointment whether or not probationary, or employment or promotion to an office or position for which a different residence is required by this chapter. Extensions of time in which to establish residency, or temporary exceptions to residency as required by this chapter, may be granted in the discretion of the city manager for a period not to exceed an additional thirty six (36) months, upon written application and, where there are practical difficulties or particular hardship in establishing residency within the time provided or in maintaining residency as otherwise provided.
   B.   All full-time officers and employees of the city named in Section 2.20.020 of this chapter who become subject to the residency requirement on or after July 1, 2020, shall establish residency within twelve (12) months following original appointment whether or not probationary, or employment or promotion to an office or position for which a different residence is required by this chapter. Extensions of time in which to establish residency, or temporary exceptions to residency as required by this chapter, may be granted in the discretion of the city manager for a period not to exceed an additional twelve (12) months, upon written application and, where there are practical difficulties or particular hardship in establishing residency within the time provided or in maintaining residency as otherwise provided. (Ord. G23-20 § 3, 2020; Ord. G46-14, 2014)