• The Special Committee shall review the findings and recommendations produced by the 2009-10 Charter Revision Commission and make recommendations to the City Council, via a report to the Rules Committee, for actions to be taken by the City Council with regard to those recommendations. Recommendations may be either in support of or in opposition to the Chaprter Revision Commission's recommendations. Recommendations for action in support of the Charter Revision Commission's recommendations may include proposals for City Charter amendments, Ordinance Code amendments, the holding of public referenda, or other actions that, in the Special Committee's judgement, would achieve the purpose of the Charter Revision Commission's recommendations.
  • The Special Committee shall invite the general public's input into their decision process by means of holding one or more public hearings and by soliciting written comments.
  • The Special Committee is tasked to report its findings and propose legislation, if necessary, by November 1, 2010.

Committee Members

Art Shad - Chair

Bill Bishop
Warren Jones
Stephen Joost
Clay Yarborough

Contact Information

Office of the City Council
Charter Revision Special Committee
117 W. Duval St., Suite 425
Jacksonville, FL  32205

Phone:  (904) 630-1377
FAX:  (904) 630-2906

Documents

 

Legislation

2010-0616-E

ORD-MC Amend Article 1, City Charter, to Add Chapt 2 (Ethics) to Estab Ethics Policy, to Authorize Estabmt of Ethics Code & Ethics Commission & Provide that COJ's Constitutional Officers Shall be Subject to Ethics Code; Repealing Sec 18.10 of Charter. (Rohan) (Introduced by C/M Johnson & substitued by Rules Committee) Public Hearing Pursuant to Chapt 166, F.S. & CR 3.601 - 8/10/10

2010-0815-A

RESO re Council's Support for Local Bill J-5 that Amends Article 6 (The Mayor), City Charter, to Amend Manner of Mayor's Veto Power; Making Scrivener's Changes, Providing for 2/3 Majority of C/M's Present to Override Veto & Provide only 5 Business Days for Mayor to Veto Legislation. (Req of Charter Revision Comm Recommendations Spec Comm)

 

Archived Meetings

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October 18, 2010

City Hall - St. James Bldg.
Council Chamber
117 W. Duval Street
Notice | Minutes | Video

 

October 4, 2010

City Hall - St. James Bldg.
Council Chamber
117 W. Duval Street
Notice | Agenda | Minutes | Video

 

September 20, 2010

City Hall - St. James Bldg.
Council Chamber
117 W. Duval Street
Notice | Minutes | Video

 

September 7, 2010

City Hall - St. James Bldg.
Council Chamber
117 W. Duval Street
Notice | Minutes | Video