Municipality of Murrysville, PA
Westmoreland County
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Table of Contents
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[HISTORY: Adopted by the Council of the Municipality of Murrysville 4-11-1978 by Ord. No. 4-78. Amendments noted where applicable.]
GENERAL REFERENCES
Emergencies — See Ch. 13.
Library Board — See Ch. 35.
Personnel policies — See Ch. 47.
Purchasing — See Ch. 49.
Social security — See Ch. 62.
Article I Title and Definitions

§ 3-1 Short title.

§ 3-2 Definitions and word usage.

Article II Council Organization and Procedures

§ 3-3 General provisions set forth in Charter.

§ 3-4 Organizational meetings.

§ 3-5 Meetings.

§ 3-6 Meetings open to public.

§ 3-7 Agenda.

§ 3-8 Conduct of business.

§ 3-9 Rules of procedure.

§ 3-10 Committees of Council.

§ 3-11 Ordinances and resolutions.

§ 3-12 Filling Council vacancies.

§ 3-13 Appointments to vacancies.

Article III Mayor

§ 3-14 General provisions set forth in Charter.

§ 3-15 Temporary presiding officer.

§ 3-16 Meetings.

§ 3-17 Approval or veto power.

§ 3-18 Appointment of Chief Administrator.

§ 3-19 Dismissal of Chief Administrator.

§ 3-20 Appointment and dismissal of department directors.

§ 3-21 Monthly report to Council.

§ 3-22 Submission of budget to Council.

§ 3-23 Submission of capital program to Council.

§ 3-24 Presentation of state-of-the-Municipality report.

§ 3-25 Intergovernmental relations.

Article IV Chief Administrator

§ 3-26 Powers and duties.

Article V Departmental Organization

§ 3-27 Departments and directors.

§ 3-28 Directors of departments.

§ 3-29 Department of Administration.

§ 3-30 Department of Finance.

§ 3-31 Department of Community Development.

§ 3-32 Department of Police.

§ 3-33 Department of Public Works.

§ 3-34 Department of Engineering.

§ 3-34.1 Department of Recreation.

Article VI Boards, Commissions and Authorities

§ 3-35 Boards and commissions created.

§ 3-36 Membership.

§ 3-37 Procedure for filling vacancies.

§ 3-38 Removal from boards and commissions.

§ 3-39 Organization and conduct of business.

§ 3-40 Expenditure of public funds; contracts.

§ 3-41 Planning Commission.

§ 3-42 Zoning Hearing Board.

§ 3-43 Parks and Recreation Commission.

§ 3-44 Library Board.

§ 3-45 Environmental Advisory Council.

§ 3-45.1 Traffic Impact Fee Advisory Committee.

Article VII Fiscal Matters

§ 3-46 Bonds and insurance.

§ 3-47 Annual operating budget.

§ 3-48 Capital program.

§ 3-49 Payment of funds.

§ 3-50 Borrowing, debt limits and investments.

§ 3-51 Administrative purchasing system.

§ 3-52 Competitive bidding.

§ 3-53 Emergency purchases.

§ 3-54 Sale of municipal equipment and supplies.

§ 3-55 Independent audit.

§ 3-56 Director of the Department of Tax Collection.

Article VIII Code of Ethics

§ 3-57 Statement of principles.

§ 3-58 Definitions.

§ 3-59 Fair and equal treatment.

§ 3-60 Conflicts of interest.

§ 3-61 Violations and penalties.

Article IX General Provisions

§ 3-62 Oath of office.

§ 3-63 Saturdays, Sundays and holidays.

§ 3-64 Environmental impact statement.