Town of Holland, WI
Sheboygan County
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[HISTORY: Adopted by the Town Board of the Town of Holland 3-9-1998 by Ord. No. 1-1998. Amendments noted where applicable.]
GENERAL REFERENCES
Zoning — See Ch. 330.

§ 85-1 Creation.

There is hereby created a seven-person Town of Holland Plan Commission in accordance with § 62.23, Wis. Stats.

§ 85-2 Membership.

The Plan Commission shall be composed of the Town Chairperson, a Town Supervisor, and five additional citizen members of recognized experience and qualifications.
A. 
Chairperson. Should there be a temporary vacancy in the office of the Town Chairperson, the seat of such person on the Town Plan Commission shall remain vacant until a new Town Board Chairperson has taken office.
B. 
Supervisor. The Town Supervisor representative to the Plan Commission shall be elected by a two-thirds vote of the Town Board at the first Town Board meeting in the month of April of each year. If the person so elected ceases to be a member of the Town Board of Supervisors, the remaining members of the Town Board shall select a successor to serve on the Plan Commission until the following April.
C. 
Citizen members. The five citizen members of the Plan Commission shall be elected by the Town Board of Supervisors upon the nomination of the Town Board Chairperson. The term of office shall be for three years ending on April 30, with elections to be held the first Town Board meeting in April of the year in which the member's term expires.
[Amended 12-10-2007 by Ord. No. 1-2007]
D. 
Clerk. The Plan Commission shall appoint its Clerk, subject to Town Board approval, who may, but is not required to, be a member of the Plan Commission.
[Added 11-10-2008 by Ord. No. 4-2008]

§ 85-3 Duties and authority.

The Plan Commission shall have the duties and authority set forth by state law at § 62.23, Wis. Stats., and by Town ordinance in Chapter 330, Zoning, of the Code of the Town of Holland, including the authority to issue conditional use permits.

§ 85-4 Budget.

The Plan Commission shall have no budgetary authority to employ legal, engineering, or other expert services without advance approval by the Town Board.

§ 85-5 Expenses and compensation.

[Amended 12-10-2007 by Ord. No. 1-2007]
Members of the Plan Commission shall be reimbursed for actual and necessary expenditures incurred in the performance of their duties and shall submit expense reports to the Town Clerk pursuant to the practices and procedures of the Town Board. Members of the Plan Commission shall be paid for their services in the form of a per diem as provided for in Chapter 17, Compensation, of the Town Code.