Town of Wilton, CT
Fairfield County
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[HISTORY: Adopted by the Wilton Town Meeting 3-8-1956. Amendments noted where applicable.]
Pursuant to the provisions of Public Act No. 509, An Act Concerning Flood Control and Shore Erosion, a Flood and Erosion Control Board is hereby established for the Town of Wilton.
The Board of Selectmen of the Town of Wilton, having been heretofore authorized and empowered to appoint a Flood and Erosion Control Board for the Town of Wilton of five electors of the Town, are further authorized and empowered to appoint a new member or to reappoint an old member to said Board, and each new member or old member so appointed or reappointed, as the case may be, shall serve from the first Tuesday of October in the year in which he is appointed or reappointed until the first Tuesday of October, five years from date of such appointment or reappointment.
The Flood and Erosion Control Board of the Town of Wilton shall have all the rights and powers conferred upon it pursuant to the provisions of Public Act No. 509. The members of the said Flood and Erosion Control Board shall elect a Chairman and a Secretary from its members, shall adopt rules for the transaction of business and shall keep a public record of its activities.
In the event of the resignation or death of any members of the Board, any of the Selectmen of the Town of Wilton may serve as a member of said Flood and Erosion Control Board with all the rights and powers of all other members of such Board until such time as the Board of Selectmen may appoint a new member to the Flood and Erosion Control Board to fill out the remainder of the unexpired term of any member of the Board who may have resigned or died during his term in office.
No more than three members of one political party shall be members of said Board.