The Detroit Charter and City Government
ARTICLE 7. THE EXECUTIVE BRANCH: PROGRAMS, SERVICES and ACTIVITIES
CHAPTER 3. ARTS
Annotations By: Jacqueline Bejma
Sec. 7-301. Department
The arts department will be headed by a 7 member commission with 1 member appointed from each district
Members if the commission are appointed by the mayor
Membership on the arts commission lasts 4 years
The commission will appoint an arts director and deputy arts director, both will be approved by the mayor
The arts department will maintain and operate the Detroit Institute of Arts directly or through a joint operating agreement
The Arts Department is headed by a seven (7) member Commission. The members of the Commission shall be appointed by and serve at the pleasure of the Mayor.
The term of membership on the Commission is four (4) years, and not more than two (2) members' terms expire each year.
The Commission shall appoint, with the approval of the Mayor, the Arts Director and a Deputy Arts Director. The Director and the Deputy Director serve at the pleasure of the commission.
The Arts Department shall maintain and operate the Detroit Institute of Arts directly or pursuant to an operating agreement.