• Special and Emergency Board Meetings: 9181

  • Section 9000: Board By-Laws
    Special and Emergency Board Meetings
    Board Policy: 9181
    Board of Education (BE)
    Approval: 2/2/17

    Special Board meetings will be called when needed and will be open to the public. Such meetings may be called by the Board Chair, upon request of four members of the Board, or by common consent of the board. The clerk will post notice at least 24 hours before such a meeting is to be convened.

    Local news media will receive written notice of the meeting at least 24 hours in advance.

    Emergency meetings may be called only in the event of an actual emergency. They will be open to the public with appropriate notice given to the public and the press. The minutes of the meeting will describe the nature of the emergency. No business other than that related to the emergency will be discussed at these meetings.


    Legal Reference:
    ORS 192.640
    ORS 341.283 (2)