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Charter Revision Commission

At the May 13, 2024 meeting of the Board of Selectmen, the following motion was made:

MOVED (TURNER), SECONDED (CARDIN) AND PASSED UNANIMOUSLY TO ESTABLISH A CHARTER REVISION COMMISSION PURSUANT TO SECTION 1308 OF THE ELLINGTON TOWN CHARTER AND IN ACCORDANCE WITH CHAPTER 99 OF THE CONNECTICUT GENERAL STATUTES.  SUCH COMMISSION SHALL BE COMPRISED OF SEVEN MEMBERS, NOT MORE THAN ONE-THIRD OF WHOM HOLD ANOTHER PUBLIC OFFICE IN THE TOWN OF ELLINGTON, AND WITH NO MORE THAN A BARE MAJORITY FROM THE SAME POLITICAL PARTY, TO REVIEW AND MAKE RECOMMENDATIONS FOR THE REVISION OF THE TOWN CHARTER.  THE COMMISSION SHALL HOLD PUBLIC HEARINGS AND PREPARE A REPORT, INCLUDING PROPOSED REVISIONS, TO THE BOARD OF SELECTMEN AND TO THE TOWN CLERK NO LATER THAN SIXTEEN MONTHS FROM APPOINTMENT.

Amended November 6, 2018; 

Effective January 1, 2019