Hold all meetings in public and allow anyone in attendance to audio and/or video-tape the proceedings as long as it is not disruptive to the meeting.
Post a notice of each meeting with the city or town clerk and in a public place at least 48 hours prior to the meeting.
Keep minutes indicating the date, time, place, members present and absent, and actions taken.
Adhere to a quorum, which is to be defined as a majority of the council members.
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