The City of Riverside conducts a review of our City Charter every 8 years. This is outlined in the City Charter Sec. 1403. Charter Review Committee.
In February 2019, and in February every eight years thereafter, the City Council shall appoint and appropriate adequate funds for a Charter Review Committee.
The Charter Review Committee shall have the power and duty to:
(a) Recommend to the City Council which, if any, Charter amendments should be placed on the ballot at the next regular municipal election for Mayor.
(b) Hold public meetings to receive input on proposed Charter amendments.
(c) Present a final report with its recommendations to the City Council by the last Tuesday in May preceding the next regular municipal election for Mayor.
It may, in its discretion, make interim reports to the City Council. The City Council shall act upon the recommendations of the Charter Review Committee prior to the last day to place measures on the ballot for the next regular municipal election for Mayor.
The City Council may appoint Charter Review Committees more often if it desires. (Effective 10/23/2012 and 12/27/1995)
CITY CHARTER WEBSITE CITY CHARTER MEMBERS
CA League of Cities - Charter City Tool Kit
CRC MEETINGS - 2nd Monday of the month starting at 5:00 pm
PUBLIC HEARING ON FINAL RECOMMENDATIONS - JULY 21
PUBLIC HEARING ON FINAL RECOMMENDATIONS - JULY 7
DRAFT RECOMMENDATIONS as of 12.06.19
Monday March 09 - MEETING AGENDA
Monday February 10 - MEETING AGENDA
Monday January 13 - MEETING AGENDA
Monday December 9 - MEETING AGENDA
Monday November 18 - MEETING AGENDA
Monday October 21 - MEETING AGENDA
Monday September 9 - MEETING AGENDA
Monday August 12 - MEETING AGENDA
Monday July 8 - MEETING AGENDA
Monday June 10 - MEETING AGENDA
Monday May 13 - MEETING AGENDA
Monday April 8 - MEETING AGENDA
Monday March 11 - MEETING AGENDA
Monday February 11 - MEETING AGENDA
Wednesday January 16 - MEETING AGENDA
League of Women Voters Riverside - Charter Change Recommendation
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