ORS 266.370¹
Board as governing power
  • president and secretary
  • signing documents
  • meetings

(1) The park and recreation board shall be the governing power of the district and shall exercise all powers of the district.

(2) At its first meeting or as soon thereafter as may be practicable, the board shall choose one of its members as president and shall appoint a secretary who need not be a member of the board. In case of the absence, or inability to act, of the president or secretary, the board shall, by order entered upon the minutes, choose a president pro tempore, or secretary pro tempore, or both, as the case may be.

(3) All contracts, deeds, warrants, releases, receipts and documents of every kind shall be signed in the name of the district by its president and shall be countersigned by its secretary.

(4) The board shall hold such meetings either in the day or evening, as may be necessary.

(5) The board shall fill any vacancy on the board as provided in ORS 198.320 (Filling of vacancies on boards of certain districts). [Amended by 1983 c.350 §119]

1 Legislative Counsel Committee, CHAPTER 266—Park and Recreation Districts, https://­www.­oregonlegislature.­gov/­bills_laws/­Archive/­2007ors266.­pdf (2007) (last ac­cessed Feb. 12, 2009).
2 OregonLaws.org contains the con­tents of Volume 21 of the ORS, inserted along­side the per­tin­ent statutes. See the preface to the ORS An­no­ta­tions for more information.
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