Borough of Hasbrouck Heights, NJ
Bergen County
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[HISTORY: Adopted by the Mayor and Council of the Borough of Hasbrouck Heights 3-12-2002 by Ord. No. 1960.[1] Amendments noted where applicable.]
GENERAL REFERENCES
Recreation Department — See Ch. 62.
Salaries and compensation — See Ch. 67.
Parks and recreation areas — See Ch. 194.
[1]
Editor's Note: This ordinance also repealed former Ch. 63, Board of Recreation Commissioners, adopted 2-16-1949 by Ord. No. 599, as amended.

§ 63-1 Creation and authority.

[Amended 10-22-2002 by Ord. No. 1982]
There is hereby created the Recreation Programs Advisory Committee in and for the Borough of Hasbrouck Heights, the authority and duty of which is to consult with the Recreation Director of the Borough of Hasbrouck Heights, to advise the governing body of the Borough of Hasbrouck Heights in respect to existing municipal recreation programs and facilities, to study the feasibility of and recommend improvements to its existing programs and facilities, to study the feasibility and recommend possible new programs and facilities, to assist in the exploration and possible implementation of intermunicipal agreements in respect to such programs and facilities, and to assist in the performance of those programs.

§ 63-2 Membership and terms.

[Amended 10-22-2002 by Ord. No. 1982]
The Recreation Programs Advisory Committee of the Borough of Hasbrouck Heights shall consist of 15 members, one of whom shall be the Mayor or his or her alternate, one of whom shall be a member of the Borough Council who is then serving as Commissioner of Recreation and 13 of whom shall be adult citizens and residents of the Borough of Hasbrouck Heights nominated by the Mayor and confirmed by the Borough Council. The first term of five of the 13 members so appointed shall expire on December 31, 2003; the first term of four of the 13 members so appointed shall expire on December 31, 2004; and the first term of four of the 13 members so appointed shall expire on December 31, 2005. Thereafter, the term of office of each of the 13 appointed members shall be for three years. None of these 13 appointed members shall be reappointed to membership for more than one successive term after having served one term or any part thereof

§ 63-2.1 Composition.

[Added 10-22-2002 by Ord. No. 1982]
Of the 13 members to be nominated by the Mayor and confirmed by the Borough Council, to the extent reasonably possible, they shall be as follows:
A. 
Two shall be senior citizens, one of whom shall be a member of a recognized local senior citizens organization;
B. 
One shall be a representative of the Board of Education;
C. 
Five shall each be a representative of at least one of the local recognized sports organizations;
D. 
One shall be a student; and
E. 
Four shall be representatives of the Borough citizenry at large.

§ 63-3 Organization.

The Recreation Programs Advisory Committee of the Borough of Hasbrouck Heights shall meet at least monthly and shall appoint from its membership such officers as it deems necessary, each of whom shall serve for a term ending on December 31 of each year.