Committee Governance

Governance

Standing committee chairs are are voting members of the Southwest Neighborhoods, Inc. board serving 1-year terms from June 1 to May 31.

Committees recommend actions to be taken by the Southwest Neighborhoods, Inc. board.

See Committee Standing Rules policy.

See Standing Committee Roles and Responsibilities policy.

Meetings are open to the public. The chair may recognize non-members to speak and may also establish time limits for speakers.

Consult Robert’s Rules of Order for parliamentary procedure.

Only members can vote. Unofficial tests of opinion, or straw polls may include non-members.

Committees are encouraged to support each other’s work and coordinate on activities.