[HISTORY: Adopted by the Borough Council of the Borough of Jim Thorpe as indicated in article histories. Amendments noted where applicable.]
A department of the Borough of Jim Thorpe is hereby created, to be known as the "Department of Borough Planning," which shall be in charge of the Borough Planning Commission. Said Borough Planning Commission shall be constituted as provided by law and shall perform all the duties and may exercise all the powers conferred upon Borough Planning Commissions by law.
[Adopted 6-11-2009 by Ord. No. 2009-2]
A Jim Thorpe Borough Planning Commission to be composed of seven members appointed as provided by law (53 P.S. § 10202) is hereby created in and for the Borough of Jim Thorpe. The Planning Commission shall perform all duties and may exercise all powers conferred by law upon borough planning agencies, provided that the Planning Commission previously created in and for said Borough of Jim Thorpe shall constitute the tenure of the members thereof, but any and all vacancies in the said Commission, hereafter occurring, shall be filled in the manner and the term provided in the law governing borough planning commissions in effect at the time of the happening of the said vacancy.