Township of Burlington, NJ
Burlington County
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Table of Contents
Table of Contents
[HISTORY: Adopted by the Township Councill of the Township of Burlington as Ch. II of the 1975 General Ordinances. Amendments noted where applicable.]
GENERAL REFERENCES
Computer, e-mail and voice-mail use policy — See Ch. 27.
Defense and indemnification — See Ch. 32.
Loss control program — See Ch. 40.
Pay-to-play policy — See Ch. 51.
Personnel policies — See Ch. 58.
Public Works Department — See Ch. 72.
Article I General Provisions

§ 20-1 Title.

§ 20-2 Definitions.

§ 20-3 Construction.

§ 20-4 Temporary appointments.

§ 20-5 Removal.

§ 20-6 Administrative Personnel Employee Handbook.

Article II Mayor

§ 20-7 General provisions.

§ 20-8 Election and term.

§ 20-9 Residency.

§ 20-10 Compensation.

§ 20-11 Duties and powers.

§ 20-12 Acting Mayor.

§ 20-13 Vacancy.

§ 20-14 Recall.

Article III Township Council

§ 20-15 General provisions.

§ 20-16 Organization of Township government.

§ 20-17 President of Council.

§ 20-18 President Pro Tem.

§ 20-19 Township Council.

§ 20-20 Rules and regulations.

§ 20-21 Ordinances, resolutions and motions.

§ 20-22 Removals for cause.

§ 20-23 Committees of Township Council.

§ 20-24 Approval of claims.

§ 20-25 Municipal Clerk; other personnel.

§ 20-26 Township Auditor.

Article IV Municipal Administrator

§ 20-27 General provisions.

§ 20-28 Appointment.

§ 20-29 Term.

§ 20-30 Qualifications.

§ 20-31 Residency.

§ 20-32 Compensation.

§ 20-33 Absence, disqualification or vacancy.

§ 20-34 Duties and powers.

§ 20-35 Removal.

Article V Departments

§ 20-36 General provisions.

§ 20-37 Department of Administration.

§ 20-38 Department of Public Works.

§ 20-39 Department of Public Safety; Police Department.

§ 20-40 Department of Finance.

§ 20-41 Department of Law.

§ 20-42 Department of Engineering.

§ 20-43 Department of Licensing and Inspection.

§ 20-44 Department of Purchasing and Property.

§ 20-45 Department of Recreation.

Article VI Municipal Court

§ 20-46 General provisions.

§ 20-47 Office of the Court.

§ 20-48 Violations Bureau.

§ 20-49 Township Public Defender.

Article VII Drug Testing Program

§ 20-50 Drug testing program for CDL employees.

Article VIII Independent Boards and Agencies

§ 20-51 General provisions.

§ 20-52 Environmental Commission.

§ 20-53 Commission on Aging.

§ 20-54 Zoning Board of Adjustment.

§ 20-55 Fire Policemen.

§ 20-56 Planning Board.

§ 20-57 Board of Recreation Commissioners.

§ 20-58 Health Advisory Council.

§ 20-59 Board of Assessors.

§ 20-60 Township Improvement Committee.

§ 20-61 Local Emergency Management Council.

§ 20-62 Youth Guidance Commission.

§ 20-63 Fire District.

§ 20-64 Insurance Fund Commission.

Article IX Salaries and Benefits

§ 20-65 Adoption.

§ 20-66 Longevity.

§ 20-67 Benefits for noncontract management personnel.

Article X Land Use

§ 20-68 Procedural requirements.

Article XI Fees for Copies of Public Records

§ 20-69 Records available.

§ 20-70 Fees.

§ 20-71 Mailing of copies.

§ 20-72 Certified copies and certifications.

Article XII Financial Integrity for Organizations Receiving Contributions

§ 20-73 Annual voluntary contribution.

§ 20-74 Audit required.

§ 20-75 Amount of contributions.

§ 20-76 Contributions to other organizations.

Article XIII Fees for Registering for Sale of Township Property

§ 20-77 Preregistration auction fees.

§ 20-78 Registration for auction fees.