The business and affairs of Urban Roots Cooperative Garden Market is managed under the guidance of the Board of Directors. The Board of Directors makes all necessary rules and regulations not inconsistent with law or with these bylaws. The Board of Directors has the power to hire, oversee, and dismiss a General Manager to coordinate and facilitate the daily functioning of the co-op.
The Board may establish standing and ad hoc committees, including, but not limited to, a nominating committee, a membership committee, a planning and business opportunities committee, and building committee. The Board President can appoint a chair and co-chair to each standing and active ad hoc committee which will be required to submit a written report at each scheduled board meeting. Each director is required to serve on at least one active committee. Committee membership will be open to member-owners not serving as directors. Each board member must purchase membership/ownership ($100) in Urban Roots within the first year of service.