[HISTORY: Adopted by the Board of Supervisors of Falls Township 12-6-1955. Amendments noted where applicable.]
[Amended 12-1-1977 by Ord. No. 77-9; 10-15-2019 by Ord. No. 2019-03]
A Township Planning Commission to be composed of five members is hereby created and established in the Township of Falls, County of Bucks and State of Pennsylvania.
The name of the aforesaid Commission shall be the "Planning Commission of the Township of Falls."
[Amended 12-1-1977 by Ord. No. 77-9]
The term of each member of the Planning Commission shall be for four years or until his successor is appointed and qualified, provided that the terms of the members first appointed shall be so fixed that no more than two members shall be reappointed or replaced during any future calendar year.
The Board of Supervisors may, after a public hearing, remove any member or members of the aforesaid Commission, now or hereafter appointed, for inefficiency, neglect of duty or malfeasance in office.
The Board of Supervisors is hereby empowered to appropriate, by resolution, such funds from time to time for the work of said Commission as said Board may, in its discretion, deem necessary.
[Added 12-1-1977 by Ord. No. 77-9]
The Planning Commission shall, at the request of the Board of Supervisors, have the functions stated in Section 209.1 of the Pennsylvania Municipalities Planning Code, 53 P.S. § 10209.1.