[HISTORY: Adopted by the Council of the City of Coatesville 5-5-1979 (Ch. 2 of the 1989 Code). This ordinance was approved by the electors at the Primary Election held 5-19-1981. Amendment noted where applicable.]
Administration of government — See Ch. 5.
Assessments — See Ch. 9.
Authorities — See Ch. 12.
Health Administration — See Ch. 24.
Historical Commission — See Ch. 27.
Personnel policies — See Ch. 35.
Pensions — See Ch. 38.
Planning Commission — See Ch. 41.
Police Department — See Ch. 44.
Procurement and purchasing — See Ch. 47.
Salaries and compensation — See Ch. 51.
Social security — See Ch. 55.
In accordance with Article IX, Section 2, of the Pennsylvania Constitution and Act 62 (1972) of the General Assembly, the citizens of the City of Coatesville, by referendum in Spring Primary 1979, adopt the following Home Rule Charter to establish a form of government to provide for the health, safety and well-being of its citizens, to provide a government responsive to the citizens, to provide municipal services and facilities with a high degree of efficiency and economy and to bring to the people of the City of Coatesville the greatest of local self-government powers that a municipality can have under the Constitution of the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania.