[HISTORY: Adopted by the City Council of the City of West Haven 1-28-1985 by Ord. No. 221. Amendments noted where applicable.]
[Amended 6-25-1990 by Ord. No. 292]
There is hereby created a Municipal Stadium Commission for the City of West Haven. Said Commission shall consist of four electors, residents of said city, and shall be appointed by the Mayor. One of said Commissioners shall be appointed for a term of four years from the first day of August 1990, one for a term of three years from said date, one for a term of two years from said date and one for a term of one year from said date. Each of said Commissioners shall serve until his successor is duly appointed and qualified. In the month of August of 1991, and annually thereafter, the Mayor shall appoint one such Commissioner for a term of four years. The members of said Commission shall serve without compensation. In case of the death, resignation or removal of any of the members of said Commission, the Mayor shall have the power to fill the vacancy thereby occurring for the balance of the unexpired term. No employee of the city or member of any other board or commission of said city shall be appointed a member of the Municipal Stadium Commission.
Said Commission shall have sole and exclusive charge, control and management of the real and personal property known as "Quigley Memorial Stadium" and all other real and personal property which may be hereafter acquired and made a part of said stadium. Said Commission shall have sole and exclusive power to lease or rent said Quigley Memorial Stadium or any part thereof and is empowered to make and alter from time to time any lease or rental arrangements as it shall see fit to do.
Said Commission, within the limit of any appropriation which may be made for said Commission, shall have power to appoint or employ such agents or employees as it may deem necessary and shall have the power to prescribe and define their prospective powers, duties and authorities and shall fix and regulate the compensation to be paid to all persons so employed.