Town of North Branford, CT
New Haven County
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Table of Contents
Table of Contents
[HISTORY: Adopted by the Electors of the Town of North Branford 3-9-1971, amended 11-8-1994. Amendments noted where applicable.]
Article I The Charter, Incorporation and General Powers

§ C1-1 The Charter.

§ C1-2 Incorporation.

§ C1-3 Rights and obligations.

§ C1-4 General grant of powers.

Article II Elections

§ C2-1 General.

§ C2-2 Voting districts.

§ C2-3 Eligibility for office.

§ C2-4 Breaking a tie.

§ C2-5 Minority representation.

§ C2-6 Vacancies.

§ C2-7 Removal.

Article III Elective Offices

§ C3-1 General powers and duties.

§ C3-2 Terms of office.

§ C3-3 Council.

§ C3-4 Board of Education.

§ C3-5 Registrars of Voters and Justices of the Peace.

§ C3-6 (Reserved)

Article IV Town Council

§ C4-1 The Council.

§ C4-2 Officers.

§ C4-3 Clerk of the Council.

§ C4-4 Procedures.

§ C4-5 Powers and duties.

§ C4-6 Public hearing on and publication of ordinances.

§ C4-7 Emergency ordinances.

§ C4-8 Investigation.

§ C4-9 Relations to Town Manager's appointees.

§ C4-10 Audit.

§ C4-11 Power of initiative.

§ C4-12 Power of referendum.

Article V Appointed Offices

§ C5-1 Council.

§ C5-2 Removal.

§ C5-3 Minority representation.

§ C5-4 Vacancy.

Article VI The Town Manager

§ C6-1 Appointment and removal.

§ C6-2 Duties.

§ C6-3 Appointments.

§ C6-4 Powers and duties.

Article VII Administrative Departments and Offices

§ C7-1 Department of Building Official.

§ C7-2 Department of Public Works.

§ C7-3 Purchasing Agent.

§ C7-4 Director of Welfare.

Article VIII Finance and Taxation

§ C8-1 Fiscal year.

§ C8-2 Departmental estimates.

§ C8-3 Duties of the Manager on the budget.

§ C8-4 Duties of the Council on the budget.

§ C8-5 Power of referendum on the budget.

§ C8-6 Expenditures and accounting.

Article IX The Merit System

§ C9-1 Merit system established.

§ C9-2 The classified service.

Article X Miscellaneous Provisions

§ C10-1 Existing laws and ordinances.

§ C10-2 Official bonds.

§ C10-3 Conflict of offices.

§ C10-4 Conflict of interest.

§ C10-5 Remuneration.

§ C10-6 Oath of office.

§ C10-7 Computation of time.

§ C10-8 Saving clause.

§ C10-9 (Reserved)

§ C10-10 Amendment.

Article XI Transition

§ C11-1 Transfer of powers.

§ C11-2 Transfer of records and property.

§ C11-3 Acting Manager.

§ C11-4 Transition of terms of office.