[Derived from Sec. 2-23 of the 1969 Revised General Ordinances]
The purpose of the Rental Grievance Committee shall be to monitor compliance of the rules and regulations of the Borough and all other laws whether they be of a state, federal or local level which pertains to Rental Grievance Committees and to further hear all complaints under such rules and regulations.
There is hereby created a Rental Grievance Committee whose members shall be appointed by the Mayor, with the advice and consent of the Borough Council. The Committee shall consist of seven members and one alternate.
Each member shall serve for a period of two years. One of the members shall be an owner of an apartment complex, one an owner of a mobile home complex in the Borough, one shall be a tenant of an apartment complex, one a tenant or owner of a mobile home. The remaining three members shall be responsible citizens of the Borough who shall be neither a landlord nor tenant, one of whom shall be selected to be Chairperson of the Committee by the full membership of the Committee.
The number of members hearing any application or grievance brought before the Committee shall not exceed five. The five sitting at any one time shall consist of the three responsible citizens and, dependent upon whether the grievance or application pertains to an apartment complex or a mobile home, those two members whose interest involves the subject matter pending.