The next quarterly meeting of the KOTO Citizens Advisory Board will take place Tuesday December 4th at 5:15pm, location TBA.
THE BOARD MEETS THE SECOND THURSDAY OF THE LAST MONTH OF THE QUARTER with the exception of December 2018 when the CAB will meet Tuesday December 4th
KOTO CITIZENS ADVISORY BOARD
Resolution of the San Miguel Educational Fund (SMEF) 7/97
WHEREAS SMEF is the owner and operator of community radio
station KOTO, and
WHEREAS the SMEF board is empowered by its bylaws to carry
out and delegate policy decisions regarding the allocation
and scheduling of broadcast and production work, and
WHEREAS it is the mission of KOTO to provide the highest level
of programming to the community it serves, and
WHEREAS SMEF believes it is positive to promote the
discussion of programming with representatives of the board,
KOTO, staff, volunteers and listeners
Now, therefore be it resolved that KOTO establish a
“programming advisory board (PAB)” with the following
general powers and procedures:
Make-up and appointment
The board will consist of members: from the SMEF
board; from the staff (one of whom will be the program director);
and the remainder from
volunteers and/or listeners. The PAB will be appointed by
the SMEF board. Terms shall be for a period of years.
Volunteer/listener seat openings shall be announced on the
community calendar with statements of interest requested.
Powers of the Board
The PAB is delegated the power to:
1) Discuss and make recommendations to the program
director, regarding past, current and future programming.
2) Review, discuss and make specific recommendations
regarding programming policy to the SMEF board, either at
the request of SMEF or by the initiative of the PAB.
3) PAB may develop and make programming awards.
Procedures of the Board
1) The board shall meet generally on a monthly basis. Its
meetings shall be public.
2) Governing and operation of the PAB meetings shall be
determined by PAB.
3) PAB may, on occasion, use the KOTO airwaves to promote
programming discussion and public input.