Township of Franklin, NJ
Somerset County
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Table of Contents
Table of Contents
[HISTORY: Adopted by the Township Council of the Township of Franklin 2-10-1987 by Ord. No. 1319 (Ch. 3 of the 1990 Code). Amendments noted where applicable.]
GENERAL REFERENCES
Boards, commissions and committees — See Ch. 13.
Police Department — See Ch. 50.
Salaries and compensation — See Ch. 62.
Article I General Provisions

§ 5-1 Definitions.

§ 5-2 Allocation of administrative functions.

Article II Executive and Legislative

§ 5-3 Power of Township Council.

§ 5-4 Meetings of Township Council.

§ 5-5 Independent auditor.

§ 5-6 Township Attorney.

§ 5-7 Additional attorneys.

§ 5-8 Township Clerk.

§ 5-9 Deputy Township Clerk.

§ 5-10 Division of Election Administration.

§ 5-11 Division of Vital Statistics.

§ 5-12 Township Manager.

§ 5-13 Assistant Township Manager.

§ 5-14 Special Projects Manager.

§ 5-15 Personnel administration.

§ 5-16 Human Resources Officer.

Article III Revenue and Finance

§ 5-17 Divisions.

§ 5-18 Duties of Director of Revenue and Finance.

§ 5-19 Division of Financial Administration.

§ 5-20 Chief Financial Officer to handle special payments.

§ 5-21 Division of Revenue Collection Administration; Municipal Collector of Revenue.

§ 5-22 Division of Tax Assessment Administration.

§ 5-23 Division of Grant Administration.

§ 5-24 Procurement of goods and services.

§ 5-25 through § 5-28. (Reserved)

Article IV Department of Planning and Zoning

§ 5-29 Establishment of Department; Director.

§ 5-30 Administrative Officer; Planning Board; Board of Adjustment.

Article V Department of Construction Code Enforcement

§ 5-31 Department of Construction Code Enforcement; Municipal Construction Official.

Article VI Department of Public Works and Engineering

§ 5-32 Establishment of Department; Director.

§ 5-33 Divisions.

§ 5-34 Assistant Directors.

§ 5-35 Division of Public Works.

§ 5-36 Division of Water Utilities.

§ 5-37 Division of Engineering.

Article VII Department of Information Technology

§ 5-37.1 Department of Information Technology.

Article VIII Public Safety

§ 5-38 Establishment of Department; Director.

§ 5-39 Police force.

§ 5-40 Standards and regulations.

§ 5-41 Office of Emergency Management.

§ 5-42 Division of Animal Control.

§ 5-43 through § 5-45. (Reserved)

Article IX Recreation, Community Celebrations and Parks Administration

§ 5-46 Establishment of Department; Director.

§ 5-47 Divisions.

§ 5-48 Division of Recreation.

§ 5-49 Division of Community Celebrations.

§ 5-50 Division of Park Administration.

Article X Community Resources and Services

§ 5-51 Establishment of Department; Director.

§ 5-52 Public assistance program.

§ 5-53 Duties.

Article XI Department of Fire Prevention

§ 5-54 Establishment.

§ 5-55 Director of Fire Prevention.

§ 5-56 Fire Prevention Board.

§ 5-57 Procedure for appeals under Uniform Fire Safety Act.

Article XII Municipal Court

§ 5-58 Municipal Court.

Article XIII (Reserved)

§ 5-59 through § 5-60. (Reserved)

Article XIV Indemnification of Officers and Employees

§ 5-61 Intent and purpose.

§ 5-62 Definitions.

§ 5-63 Defense of actions.

§ 5-64 Exceptions.

§ 5-65 Procedure for claims.

§ 5-66 Method of defense.

§ 5-67 Indemnification.

§ 5-68 Costs attributed to counteractions.

§ 5-69 Precedence of statute.

§ 5-70 Effect on prior actions.