Town of Killingworth, CT
Middlesex County
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Table of Contents
Table of Contents
Article I THE CHARTER

Section 1-1 Force, Effect and Notice

Section 1-2 Definitions

Article II THE TOWN

Section 2-1 Incorporation

Section 2-2 Rights and Obligations

Section 2-3 General Grant of Powers

Article III TOWN MEETING

Section 3-1 The Town Meeting

Section 3-2 Members of the Town Meeting

Section 3-3 Legal Notice

Section 3-4 Organization and Procedures

Section 3-5 The Annual Town Budget Meeting

Section 3-6 Special Town Meetings

Section 3-7 Petitioned Town Meetings

Section 3-8 Ordinances - General Powers and Provisions

Section 3-9 Real Property

Article IV ELECTIONS AND ELECTIVE OFFICERS

Section 4-1 Town Elections

Section 4-2 Eligibility for Election

Section 4-3 Minority Representation

Section 4-4 Vacancies in Elective Offices

Section 4-5 Minutes

Section 4-6 Boards and Compensation of Officials

Section 4-7 Board of Selectmen and First Selectman

Section 4-8 Tax Collector and Treasurer

Section 4-9 Registrars of Voters, Justices of the Peace, and the Town Clerk

Section 4-10 Board of Finance

Section 4-11 Planning and Zoning Commission

Section 4-12 Zoning Board of Appeals

Section 4-13 Board of Assessment Appeals

Section 4-14 The Board of Fire Commissioners

Section 4-15 District 17 Regional Board of Education

Section 4-16 Additional Elective Boards and Commissions

Section 4-17 Terms of Office

Article V APPOINTIVE BOARDS AND COMMITTEES

Section 5-1 Appointments

Section 5-2 Eligibility for Appointment

Section 5-3 Minority Representation

Section 5-4 Vacancies in Appointive Offices

Section 5-5 Minutes

Section 5-6 Boards and Compensation of Officials

Section 5-7 Conservation Commission

Section 5-8 Inland Wetlands and Watercourse Commission

Section 5-9 The Park and Recreation Commission

Section 5-10 The Public Health Nursing Agency

Section 5-11 The Water Pollution Control Authority

Section 5-12 Building Board of Appeals

Section 5-13 Intentionally left vacant

Section 5-14 Membership in Regional Organizations

Section 5-15 Additional Appointive Boards

Section 5-16 Terms of Office

Section 5-17 Committees

Section 5-18 Removal for Cause

Article VI BOARD OF SELECTMEN

Section 6-1 Composition

Section 6-2 Procedure and General Powers

Section 6-3 Special Powers and Duties

Section 6-4 Powers with Respect to Ordinance

Section 6-5 Powers to Enact Emergency Ordinances

Article VII THE FIRST SELECTMAN

Section 7-1 The First Selectman

Section 7-2 Chief Executive and Administrative Officer

Section 7-3 Duties of the First Selectman

Section 7-4 Appointees and Employees

Section 7-5 Duties Relating to the Budget

Section 7-6 Emergencies

Section 7-7 Delegation of Duties

Section 7-8 Other

Article VIII ADMINISTRATIVE OFFICES AND AGENCIES

Section 8-1 Administrative Offices and Departments

Section 8-2 Appointments

Section 8-3 Assessor

Section 8-4 Director of Emergency Management

Section 8-5 Director of Health

Section 8-6 Fire Department

Section 8-7 Fire Marshal

Section 8-8 Open Burning Official

Section 8-9 Town Counsel

Section 8-10 Town Engineer

Section 8-11 Wardens

Section 8-12 Enforcement Officers

Section 8-13 Employees

Section 8-14 Director of Finance

Section 8-15 Director of Public Works

Section 8-16 Administrative Assistant

Article IX THE BOARD OF FINANCE

Section 9-1 Organization and Procedure

Section 9-2 General Powers and Duties

Section 9-3 Budget Preparation - Coming Fiscal Year

Section 9-4 Monitoring - Current Fiscal Year

Section 9-5 Expenditures and Accounting

Section 9-6 Bonds and Notes

Section 9-7 Reserve - Capital/Non-Recurring Fund

Section 9-8 Long-Range Financial Planning

Article X TRANSITION AND MISCELLANEOUS PROVISIONS

Section 10-1 Existing Laws and Ordinances

Section 10-2 Transfer and Continuation

Section 10-3 Amendment of this Charter

Section 10-4 Saving Clause

Section 10-5 Effective Date

Section 10-6 Referenda