ACT NO. M-6
City of Burlington
This act approves the following amendments to the charter of the City of Burlington which: (1) provide for mayoral appointment of all city department heads with the exception of the school superintendent, subject to confirmation by a majority of the city council; (2) provide that unless specified that governmental jurisdiction was delegated by the city council, the city commissions shall be advisory in nature;
(3) create a new position within the city to be entitled chief administrative officer having the same responsibilities of the clerk/treasurer as well as additional administrative responsibilities; (4) increase the mayors term of office from two to three years commencing in 2003, and (5) make the language gender neutral.
Effective Date: July 1, 2001