Merit System Board


The Merit System Board is charged with reviewing and making recommendations on proposed Personnel Rules and Regulations and/or amendments; investigating and making recommendations, upon its own motion or when requested, on any matter of personnel policy to the City Manager prior to presentation to the City Council; and hearing appeals submitted by classified employees in relation to dismissal, demotions, disciplinary pay reduction or suspension.

The Merit System Board is composed of three (3) members appointed by the City Council from the qualified electors of the City of Tempe for staggered terms of three (3) years. The Tempe City Charter does not limit the number of terms a member may serve on this board.  Members of the Merit System Board shall hold no other City office or City employment.  The Personnel Officer shall provide necessary staff assistance for the Merit System Board. Board meetings are held as needed in the Human Resources Conference Room, 20 East Sixth Street, Tempe. (City Charter, Article IV, Section 4.02)

To view current information and membership, click here.

To access agendas and minutes for meetings prior to 2012, visit the Archives.

03/02/2015 9:00 AM 03 02 15 Merit Board Agenda 03 02 15 Merit Board AgendaNot Included
04/28/2014 11:00 AM 2014_04-28_MeritSystemBoardAgenda 2014_04-28_MeritSystemBoardAgenda2014_04-28_MeritSystemBoardMinutes 2014_04-28_MeritSystemBoardMinutes
10/29/2013 9:00 AM 10 29 2013 Merit Board Agenda 10 29 2013 Merit Board Agenda10 29 2013 Merit Board Minutes 10 29 2013 Merit Board Minutes
07/11/2013 8:00 AM 2013_0711_MeritSystemBoard_Agenda 2013_0711_MeritSystemBoard_Agenda2013_0711_MeritSystemBoardMinutes 2013_0711_MeritSystemBoardMinutes
04/30/2013 9:30 AM 2013_0430_MeritSystemBoardAgenda 2013_0430_MeritSystemBoardAgenda2013_0430_MeritSystemBoardMinutes 2013_0430_MeritSystemBoardMinutes
05/07/20122012_0507_MeritSystemBoardAgenda 2012_0507_MeritSystemBoardAgenda2012_0507_MeritSystemBoardMinutes 2012_0507_MeritSystemBoardMinutes

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