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Senior Citizens Commission

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The Senior Citizens Commission shall consist of seven members who are residents of the City, preferably age 55 or older, having an interest in the needs and activities of the senior citizens within the community.

Meetings
Meetings are held on the 4th Thursday of each month at 9 a.m.

General Purpose and Duties

  1. Advise City Council as to the needs of senior citizens and projects and activities within the community which would benefit the senior citizen population.
  2. The commission shall act on those matters which are referred to it by the City Council for action, advice, or recommendations to the City Council.
  3. Recommend disbursement of funds raised by the Senior Fund Raising Committee for specific use within the Senior Center.

Terms of Office
Members shall be appointed by the Mayor with approval of the City Council for a term of three years.

Organization
Chairman and Vice-Chairman shall be selected in January of each year by a majority of the commissioners and shall serve for one year or until their successors are elected.

Authority
Buena Park City Code; Senior Center Policy and Operations Manual

Staff Liaison
Community Services Department