Charter Review Commission
The 2017 Charter Review Commission is seeking public input for changes to the Ogdensburg City Charter. The Charter can be found in the Ogdensburg Municipal Code by clicking here.
You can submit your Charter change recommendations electronically here
You can submit your Charter change recommendations by printing this form
, filling it out, and mailing it (or dropping it off) to the attention of the City Clerk, 330 Ford Street, Room 4, Ogdensburg, NY 13669 or directly to the Charter Commission
by attending the Commissions' meetings. For a meeting schedule, please contact the City Clerk at (315) 393-3540.
for Charter Commission Meeting Agendas
CLICK HERE for Charter Commission Meeting Minutes
Sean P. O'Brien
| District 3
Anna Marie Girard
§ C-100. Charter Review Commission.
The Mayor, with City Council approval, shall either appoint a Charter Review Commission or place on the ballot the election of a Charter Review Commission no later than December 31, 2017, and immediately following each ten-year period thereafter. Should the appointment/election of a Charter Review Commission not occur by December 31, 2017, or in the ten-year periods immediately thereafter, all powers of the City vested in City Council pursuant to the Charter shall be vacated other than to cause the establishment of a Charter Review Commission, at which time vacated powers shall be restored. Such appointed or elected Commission shall consist of two members from each of the election districts in the City. It shall be the duty of said Commission to review the Charter in light of current needs and trends and make recommendations to the City Council.