Township of Mine Hill, NJ
Morris County
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Table of Contents
Table of Contents
[HISTORY: Adopted by the Township Council of the Township of Mine Hill by Ord. No. 247 (Ch. II of the 1986 Revised General Ordinances). Amendments noted where applicable.]
Article I Short Title, Purpose and General Provisions

§ 7-1 Short title.

§ 7-2 Purpose.

§ 7-3 Continuation of existing ordinances.

§ 7-4 Definitions.

§ 7-5 Word usage.

Article II Council; General Powers

§ 7-6 Legislative powers.

§ 7-7 Investigative powers.

§ 7-8 Administrative powers.

§ 7-9 Removal of officers.

§ 7-10 Nominations by Mayor.

§ 7-11 Nominations and appointments by Council.

§ 7-12 Vacancies in elective offices.

§ 7-13 Council President and Vice President.

§ 7-14 Compensation of Council, Mayor, department heads and other officers and employees.

§ 7-15 Terms of Council members.

§ 7-16 Committees.

Article III Council Meetings and Functions

§ 7-17 Rules of procedure.

§ 7-18 Rules of order in general.

§ 7-19 Meetings.

§ 7-20 Presiding officer.

§ 7-21 Attendance by Mayor.

§ 7-22 Agenda.

§ 7-23 Call to order.

§ 7-24 Quorum.

§ 7-25 Order of business.

§ 7-26 Minutes of meetings.

§ 7-27 Motions and debate.

§ 7-28 Addressing Council.

§ 7-29 Decorum.

§ 7-30 Ordinances and resolutions.

§ 7-31 Procedure to enact ordinances.

§ 7-32 Members-elect of Council.

Article IV Township Officials

§ 7-33 Township Clerk.

§ 7-34 Deputy Township Clerk.

§ 7-35 Township Attorney; Prosecutor.

§ 7-36 Township Engineer.

§ 7-37 Auditor.

§ 7-38 Chief Financial Officer.

§ 7-39 Township Historian.

§ 7-40 Other Township officials and employees.

Article V The Mayor

§ 7-41 Administrative branch, in general.

§ 7-42 Mayor.

Article VI Departments of Government

§ 7-43 Departments listed.

Article VII Department of Administration

§ 7-44 Establishment.

§ 7-45 Business Administrator.

§ 7-46 Division of Budget.

§ 7-47 Division of Purchasing.

§ 7-48 Division of Personnel.

§ 7-49 Division of Treasury.

§ 7-50 Division of Collections.

§ 7-51 Division of Assessments.

Article VIII Department of Public Safety

§ 7-52 Establishment; functions.

§ 7-53 Division of Fire Protection.

§ 7-54 Division of Civil Defense and Disaster Control.

§ 7-55 Division of Consumer Affairs.

Article IX Department of Public Works

§ 7-56 Establishment.

§ 7-57 Director of Public Works.

§ 7-58 Public Works Manager.

§ 7-59 Functions of Department.

§ 7-60 Foreman of Department of Public Works.

Article X Department of Health

§ 7-61 Establishment.

§ 7-62 Director of Health.

§ 7-63 Functions of Department.

§ 7-64 Division of Health.

Article XI Department of Planning and Development

§ 7-65 Establishment; Director.

§ 7-66 Functions of Department.

§ 7-67 Construction Official and subcode officials.

§ 7-68 Appointments to multiple positions.

§ 7-69 Contracted services.

Article XII Administrative Departments, Officers and Employees, Generally

§ 7-70 Director as division head.

§ 7-71 Appointment and removal of subordinate officers and employees.

§ 7-72 Additional duties of departments, divisions, officers and employees.

§ 7-73 Vacancies in divisions.

§ 7-74 Public records.

§ 7-75 Public office hours.

§ 7-76 Conduct of officers and employees.

Article XIII Statutory and Independent Boards, Agencies, Commissions and Committees

§ 7-77 General provisions.

§ 7-78 Environmental Commission.

§ 7-79 Housing Board.

§ 7-80 Beach Committee.

§ 7-81 Mining Review Board.

§ 7-82 Sewer Commission.

§ 7-83 Municipal Sewer Utility.

§ 7-84 Open Space Committee.

§ 7-85 Community and Recreation Advisory Committee.

Article XIV Miscellaneous Provisions

§ 7-86 References in prior ordinances.