(A) Each member of the Union County Emergency Telephone System Board shall be appointed by the Chairman of the Board of Commissioners with the advice and consent of the Board of Commissioners. Any vacancy shall be filled in like manner.
(B)Seven (7) members of the Union County Emergency Telephone System Board shall be appointed to terms beginning upon the first day of December 2010. Three (3) such members shall be appointed for terms of two (2) years and four (4) such members shall be appointed for terms of four (4) years. Upon the expiration of the appointments made in December 2010, each successor shall hold office for a term of four (4) years beginning upon the first day of December of the year in which the term of office commences.
(C) Any person appointed to fill an unexpired term shall serve until the expiration of the original appointment.
(D) Any member of the Union County Emergency Telephone System Board may be removed from office upon a two-thirds (2/3) vote of the Board Commissioners.
The Union County Emergency Telephone System Board shall consist of seven (7) members as follows:
(A) A public member who is a resident of the local exchange service territory included in the 9–1‑1 coverage area.
(B) A member of the Board of Commissioners.
(C) The Union County Sheriff or some other person representing a law enforcement agency.
(D) The Director of the Union County Ambulance Service or some other person representing the Union County Ambulance Service.
(E)Three (3) representatives of 9–1‑1 public safety agencies, including but not limited to police departments, fire departments, emergency medical services providers, and emergency services and disaster agencies, whom shall be appointed on the basis of their ability or experience.
Such members shall be representative of both the incorporated and unincorporated portions of the County.