(70 ILCS 3505/6)
(from Ch. 96 1/2, par. 9606)
The governing body of the Authority shall be the Board of
Directors. The president of the board of
trustees of the conservation district of an eligible county or, if a
county forest preserve
district oversees the member county's prairie pathways and bicycle trails,
the forest preserve
president, of each member county shall appoint one director to the Board.
One additional director shall be appointed in like manner from a county
for each 300,000 in population that the county's population exceeds
300,000. All directors shall serve at the pleasure of the appointing
authority. Directors shall receive no compensation but shall be reimbursed
for their actual expenses. The Board shall elect a chairman from among its
membership and shall meet from time to time at scheduled meetings or at the
call of the chair.
A majority of the directors shall constitute a quorum and the affirmative
vote of at least a majority of the directors shall be necessary for the
authorization of any business transacted by the Board.
(Source: P.A. 85-474.)