The Authority shall be under the supervision and control of the Board.  The Board shall consist of the chief executive officer and not less than five and not more than nine members as determined by Council.  Members shall be appointed by the chief executive officer, subject to approval by the Council.  Not less than a majority of the members shall be persons having an ownership or business interest in property located in the District.  At least one member shall be a resident of the District or of an area within one-half mile of any part of the District.  Of the members first appointed, an equal number of members, as near as practical, shall be appointed for terms of one, two, three and four years.  After the initial appointments, each member appointed thereafter shall serve for a term of four years.  Any appointment to fill a vacancy shall be made by the chief executive officer for the unexpired term only.  Members shall serve without compensation, but may be reimbursed for actual and necessary expenses.  The chairperson shall be elected by the Board.  The Board shall adopt bylaws governing its procedures subject to the approval of Council.  Subject to the approval of the Council, the Board may employ and fix the compensation of a Director, who shall serve at the pleasure of the Board, as well as such other personnel as considered necessary.  All appointments shall be subject to the limitations set forth in § 33.08.  A member of the Board is not eligible to serve as a Director.
(Ord. 111212-2, passed 12-12-2011)