PENDING ORDINANCES
ORDINANCE NO. 20-O-08
An Ordinance Amending Section 2.10.2, Membership, Terms, Officers, ofChapter 10,
Arts Commission, of Title 2, Boards and Commissions,
of the Woodstock City Code
   WHEREAS, the City of Woodstock, McHenry County, Illinois, is a home rule municipality as contemplated under Article VII, Section 6, of the Constitution of the State of Illinois, and the passage of this Ordinance constitutes an exercise of the City’s home rule powers and functions as granted in the Constitution of the State of Illinois; and
WHEREAS, the City of Woodstock has established Boards and Commissions to provide for citizen participation in local municipal governance and advise the City Council, who serve as the sole municipal officers and corporate authorities;  and
WHEREAS, the Woodstock Arts Commission was established to support and promote the City of Woodstock as a premier arts center and destination, thereby enriching and enhancing both the local economy and the quality of life. 
NOW, THEREFORE, BE IT ORDAINED by the CITY COUNCIL of the CITY OF WOODSTOCK, McHenry County, Illinois, as follows: 
SECTION 1 :   That Section 2.10.2, Membership, Terms, Officers, of Chapter 10, Arts Commission, of Title 2, Boards and Commissions shall be amended by changing Sub-section A as follows:
Change from:
A. The Commission shall consist of six (6) members plus an appointed Chair.  All members shall be residents of McHenry County and at least five (5) members shall live within the corporate boundaries of the City of Woodstock.  All members and the Chair shall be appointed by the Mayor with the advice and consent of the City Council.
      All members shall be selected on the basis of a sincere, motivated belief that art is important to the life of a community and nourishes human development. Other criteria for selection may include experience with any of the arts including, but not limited to, visual art (painting, drawing, photography, sculpture, pottery, floral); performing art (music, dance, theatre, comedy, recitation); written (creative writing of fiction, non-fiction, and poetry; musical composition and lyrics); artisan crafts (knitting, quilting, woodworking, cooking); film/video (writing and production); experience with fundraising and charitable giving; and personal effectiveness with team building and community outreach.
Change to:
A.  The Commission shall consist of eight (8) members plus an appointed Chair.  All members shall be residents of McHenry County and at least six (6) members shall live within the corporate boundaries of the City of Woodstock.  All members and the Chair shall be appointed by the Mayor with the advice and consent of the City Council.
      All members shall be selected on the basis of a sincere, motivated belief that art is important to the life of a community and nourishes human development. Other criteria for selection may include experience with any of the arts including, but not limited to, visual art (painting, drawing, photography, sculpture, pottery, floral); performing art (music, dance, theatre, comedy, recitation); written (creative writing of fiction, non-fiction, and poetry; musical composition and lyrics); artisan crafts (knitting, quilting, woodworking, cooking); film/video (writing and production); experience with fundraising and charitable giving; and personal effectiveness with team building and community outreach.
SECTION 2 : If any section, paragraph, subdivision, clause, sentence or provision of this Ordinance shall be adjudged by any Court of competent jurisdiction to be invalid, such judgment shall not affect, impair, invalidate or nullify the remainder thereof, which remainder shall remain and continue in full force and effect.
   SECTION 3 : All ordinances or parts of ordinances in conflict herewith are hereby repealed to the extent of such conflict.
   SECTION 4 : This Ordinance shall be known as Ordinance 20-0-08 and shall be in full force and effect upon its passage, approval and publication in pamphlet form (which publication is hereby authorized) as provided by law.
Ayes: Flynn, Lohmeyer, Prindiville, Tebo, Mayor Sager      
Nays: None      
Abstentions: None
Absentees: Piersall, Turner
   APPROVED:
 
               
   Mayor Brian Sager, Ph.D.
(SEAL)
ATTEST:             
City Clerk Cindy Smiley
 
Passed:    2/4/20      
Approved:    2/5/20      
Published:    2/5/20      
C E R T I F I C A T I O N
   I, CINDY SMILEY, do hereby certify that I am the duly appointed, acting and qualified Clerk of the City of Woodstock, McHenry County, Illinois, and that as such Clerk, I  am the keeper of the records and minutes and proceedings of the Mayor and Council members of said City.
   I do hereby further certify that at a regular meeting of the Woodstock City Council, held on the 4th day of February, 2020, the foregoing Ordinance entitled An Ordinance Amending Section 2.10.2, Membership, Terms, Officers, ofChapter 10, Arts Commission, of Title 2, Boards and Commissions, of the Woodstock City Code, was duly passed by said City Council.
   The pamphlet form of Ordinance No. 20-O-08, including the Ordinance and a cover sheet thereof, was prepared, and a copy of such Ordinance was posted in the City Hall, commencing on the 5th day of February, 2020, and continuing for at least 10 days thereafter.  Copies of such Ordinance were also available for public inspection upon request in the office of the City Clerk.
   I do further certify that the original, of which the attached is a true and correct copy, is entrusted to me as the Clerk of said City for safekeeping, and that I am the lawful custodian and keeper of the same.
   GIVEN under my hand and corporate seal of the City of Woodstock this 5th day of February, 2020.
            
Cindy Smiley, Clerk
City of Woodstock,
McHenry County, Illinois
(SEAL)