City of Middletown, CT
Middlesex County
[HISTORY: As last revised 11-3-2009. Subsequent amendments noted where applicable.]
CHAPTER I INCORPORATION AND GENERAL POWERS

SECTION 1 INCORPORATION

SECTION 2 RIGHTS AND OBLIGATIONS

SECTION 3 GENERAL GRANT OF POWERS

SECTION 4 ASSESSMENT OF BENEFITS, AWARD OF DAMAGES

CHAPTER II OFFICERS AND ELECTIONS

SECTION 1 STATE AND FEDERAL OFFICERS

SECTION 2 MUNICIPAL OFFICERS

SECTION 3 RESTRICTIONS ON ELECTED OFFICIALS

SECTION 4 BIENNIAL ELECTION; TERM OF OFFICE; LIMITATION OF POWERS

SECTION 5 MINORITY REPRESENTATION

SECTION 6 ELECTIONS, VOTING DISTRICTS

SECTION 7 ELIGIBILITY

SECTION 8 VACANCY IN OFFICE

SECTION 9 SPECIAL ELECTIONS

CHAPTER III THE COMMON COUNCIL

SECTION 1 COMMON COUNCIL

SECTION 2 ORGANIZATION OF COUNCIL

SECTION 3 MEETINGS OF THE COMMON COUNCIL

SECTION 4 AUTHORITY OF THE COMMON COUNCIL

SECTION 5 BYLAW, ORDINANCE, BUDGETARY RESOLUTION OR APPROPRIATION; WHEN AND HOW IN EFFECT; CERTIFICATE OF CITY/TOWN CLERK

SECTION 6 ORDINANCE FOR THE CREATION, MERGER, OR ELIMINATION OF ANY DEPARTMENT OR AGENCY

SECTION 7 REFERENDA AND INITIATIVE

SECTION 8 INVESTIGATIONS

SECTION 9 ETHICS

CHAPTER IV DUTIES AND POWERS OF ELECTED OFFICERS AND OTHER CITY OFFICERS

SECTION 1 MAYOR'S OFFICE

SECTION 2 DUTIES AND POWERS OF THE MAYOR

SECTION 2A DEPUTY MAYOR

SECTION 3 CITY OFFICERS

SECTION 4 CITY TREASURER

SECTION 5 REGISTRARS OF VOTERS, BOARD OF TAX REVIEW

SECTION 6 COMMON COUNCIL TO PERFORM DUTIES OF SELECTMEN EXCEPT AS OTHERWISE PROVIDED

SECTION 7 BOARD OF EDUCATION; ELECTION; TERM

SECTION 8 OFFICE OF THE CITY ATTORNEY

CHAPTER V DEPARTMENTS OF THE CITY

SECTION 1 DEPARTMENTS ESTABLISHED

SECTION 2 DEPARTMENT HEADS

SECTION 3 ASSISTANT DEPARTMENT HEADS

SECTION 4 REMOVAL OF A DIRECTOR

CHAPTER VI FINANCE AND TAXATION

SECTION 1 BUDGET

SECTION 2 SEPARATE BUDGETS PROVIDED

SECTION 3 TAX RATES ESTABLISHED

SECTION 4 ANNUAL AUDIT

SECTION 5 ASSESSMENTS, COLLECTION WARRANT LIEN

SECTION 6 LIENS, ASSESSMENTS FOR SERVICES

CHAPTER VII SANITARY DISPOSAL DISTRICT

SECTION 1 SANITARY DISPOSAL DISTRICT; BOUNDARIES

SECTION 2 ALTERATION OF BOUNDARIES; NOTICE REQUIRED

CHAPTER VIII BOARD AND COMMISSIONS

SECTION 1 PLANNING AND ZONING COMMISSION

SECTION 2 ZONING BOARD OF APPEALS

SECTION 3 COMMISSIONS AND COMMITTEES

SECTION 4 REMOVAL OF APPOINTED COMMISSION AND COMMITTEE MEMBERS

CHAPTER IX BONDING POWERS

SECTION 1 POWERS GENERALLY

SECTION 2 DEBT AUTHORIZATION

SECTION 3 THE DEBT AUTHORIZATION ORDINANCE

SECTION 4 SHORT PERIOD OF LIMITATION

SECTION 5 CONSTRUCTION OF POWERS

CHAPTER X PERSONNEL POLICIES

SECTION 1 CLASSIFIED SERVICE AND REGULAR PART-TIME

SECTION 2 HIRING TEMPORARY EMPLOYEES

SECTION 3 APPOINTMENT OF CLASSIFIED EMPLOYEES OF THE CITY

SECTION 4 POLITICAL ACTIVITY

CHAPTER XI GENERALLY

SECTION 1 GENERALLY

SECTION 2 PARTIAL INVALIDITY

SECTION 3 ADOPTION OF STATE LAW