Public Landings and Facilities Board: (Term 5 years - 5 members)
Date indicates expiration of term
William B. Collyer 07/01/17
James W. Jacquette, Jr. 07/01/15
Marty Holden, Division Chief
C. Clay Larrimore, Chair 07/01/16
William P. Gale 06/30/19
Harry "Chuckie" White 06/30/18
Ronald Fithian, Commissioner Member
Created under Code Home Rule Bill #4-80.
Board will meet quarterly. Contact Public Works at 410-778-2600 for more information.
Effective July 22, 1980, Chairman will be paid $30.00 per meeting; members
- $25.00 per meeting.
§ 68-3 Public Landings and Facilities Board
The County Commissioners of Kent County may establish a Public Landings
and Facilities Board with the powers and duties as hereinafter specified.
- The Board shall consist of five (5) members who shall be appointed
by the County Commissioners to serve for terms of one (1), two (2),
three (3), four (4) and five (5) years on the original appointment
and, for each subsequent appointment, for a five-year term or until
their successors are appointed and have their positions. A member
of the Board of County Commissioners of Kent County shall be an ex
officio member of the Board. From time to time the members of the
Board shall select their Chairperson. Vacancies among the appointed
members shall be filled by the County Commissioners for the unexpired
term upon recommendations from the Board as to such vacancy. All appointees
shall be residents, property owners or registered voters of Kent County.
- The members of the Board shall receive compensation as designated
by the County Commissioners. The Board of County Commissioners shall
pay the proper and necessary expenses of the Board.
- A quorum of the Board shall be any three (3) members thereof. No
action may be taken and no resolution may be adopted under this section
without the affirmative vote of at least three (3) members of the
- The Board shall have the duty of regulating public landings, docks,
public and private moorings, public piers, bulkheads, dredging, ramps
and derelict boats and recommending rules and regulations.
- The Board shall submit to the County Commissioners an annual report
of its activities, together with recommendations for further needs
and development of the county public landings and facilities program.
It shall also submit an annual budget, pursuant to the requirements
of law, itemizing the appropriations necessary for the performance
of its functions and duties.