Upon recommendation of a five-member citizen commission, the aforesaid salaries shall be reviewed and may be adjusted every other odd-numbered year (every fourth year) prior to an election year. The citizen commission shall be appointed one year, more or less, prior to the election year by the chairs of those city commissions that meet monthly and who are called together for the purpose of appointing the citizen commission by the City Manager, or his or her designee, who shall staff the meeting of the commission chairs, but shall have no vote. The citizen commission shall forward its recommendation to the City Council in the same year prior to the election year and by no later than August of the same year. The City Council shall immediately consider the recommendation of the citizen commission, and may adopt an ordinance raising the salaries of the Mayor and Council which shall take effect for those persons elected to the office of Mayor and Councilmember in the next succeeding election.
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