CHAPTER 2. ADMINISTRATION.
Article VII. Boards, Commissions and Committees.
Sec. 2-7-86. Powers and duties.
The commission on aging shall have the following powers, functions and
(1) To act as advisory body to the city council by studying,
evaluating, and making recommendations on grant and program proposals affecting
the well being of senior citizens' programs in the city;
(2) To define unmet
needs of senior citizens and to identify ways to meet these needs;
identify and inventory various services available to senior citizens;
disseminate information to senior citizens regarding the availability and uses
of the various activities and services;
(5) To lend strength and support to
(6) To discuss and recommend appropriate action on all
legislative bills concerning senior citizens;
(7) To recommend and
coordinate senior citizens' programs or services of general interest, including,
but not limited to, nutrition, transportation, health, housing and
(8) To act as advisory body to the city council concerning the
operation and maintenance of the senior center;
(9) To review the portion of
the city budget related to senior programs as developed by the department staff
and make recommendations to the city council. (Ord. No. 1239, § 2 (part):
Ord. No. 1035, § 9 (part).)