City Charter Commission

The City Charter Commission was elected on November 5, 2013. The Commission met weekly from December 4 to April 9 to draft the proposed charter. Agendas, packet, and minutes are provided below. On April 9, 2014 the Commission voted unanimously to send the draft charter to the Governor for review.
Completed Draft Articles:
Article Date Approved    Sample Language Used
Preamble December 11, 2013 NCL Model Charter Preamble
Powers of the City January 8, 2014 NCL Model Charter Article 1
City Council January 15, 2014Updated February 5, 2014 NCL Model Charter Article 2
Administrative Services February 5, 2014 Caro Charter Chapter 7
Financial Management February 5, 2014 NCL Model Charter Article 5
Elections February 26, 2014 Caro Charter Chapter 4 and portions of Chapter 8
Taxation March 12, 2014 Caro Charter Chapter 10
Special Assessments March 12, 2014 Caro Charter Chapter 11
Borrowing March 12, 2014 Caro Charter Chapter 12
Purchases, Sales, Contracts, Leases March 19, 2014 Caro Charter Chapter 13
Utilities, Franchises and Permits March 19, 2014 Caro Charter Chapter 14
Miscellaneous March 19, 2014 Caro Charter Chapter 15
Transition March 19, 2014 Caro Charter Chapter 16

2014

09/11/14 Agenda       Packet      
08/07/14 Agenda       Packet      
06/18/14 Agenda       Packet       Minutes      
04/09/14 Agenda       Packet       Minutes      
04/02/14 Agenda       Packet       Minutes      
03/26/14 Agenda       Packet       Minutes      
03/22/14 Public Hearing Minutes      
03/19/14 Agenda       Packet       Minutes      
03/12/14 Agenda       Packet       Minutes      
03/05/14 Agenda       Packet       Minutes      
02/26/14 Agenda       Packet       Minutes      
02/19/14 Agenda       Packet       Minutes      
02/05/14 Agenda       Packet       Minutes      
01/29/14 Agenda       Packet       Minutes      
01/22/14 Agenda       Packet       Minutes      
01/15/14 Agenda       Packet       Minutes      
01/08/14 Agenda       Packet       Minutes      
2013

12/18/13 Agenda       Packet       Minutes      
12/11/13 Agenda       Packet       Minutes      
12/04/13 Agenda       Packet       Minutes      
11/18/13 Agenda       Packet       Minutes