Town of Manchester, CT
Hartford County
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[HISTORY: Adopted by the Board of Directors of the Town of Manchester as indicated in article histories. Amendments noted where applicable.]
GENERAL REFERENCES
Agencies — See Ch. 6.
Authorities — See Ch. 17.
Commissions, committees and boards — See Ch. 28.
Councils — See Ch. 33.
STATUTORY REFERENCES
Regional councils of government — See C.G.S. § 4-124i et seq.
Regional councils of elected officials — See C.G.S. § 4-124c et seq.
[Adopted as Sec. 12-111 of the 1996 Code]

§ 79-1 Participation by Town.

The Town hereby adopts §§ 4-124i through 4-124p of the General Statutes, providing for the formation of a Regional Council of Governments within a planning region as defined or redefined by the Director of the Office of State Planning, and does hereby join such Regional Council of Governments when and as such Council is duly established in accordance with said statutes, upon the adoption of said statutes by not less than 60% of all municipalities within such planning region. The adoption of such sections of the General Statutes is intended to include the provisions of any special act of the 1973 General Assembly respecting additional representation for the core city within the capitol region on a Regional Council of Governments, and a nonvoting advisory regional forum thereunder, consistent with proposed bylaws of such Regional Council of Governments dated January 25, 1973, and endorsed by the existing Regional Council of Governments on May 3, 1973.
[Adopted as Secs. 12-121 to 12-122 of the 1996 Code]

§ 79-2 Participation by Town.

The Town does hereby join with such of the towns, cities or boroughs within its planning region as defined by the Director of the Office of State Planning as may enact a similar ordinance to create a Regional Council of Elected Officials as such Council is defined by §§ 4-124c through 4-124f of the General Statutes.

§ 79-3 Representation.

[Amended 12-6-2011]
The representative to the Regional Council shall be the member of the Board of Directors who has been named by the said Board of Directors as its Chairman and as the Mayor of the Town. The member of the Board of Directors who has been designated as the Deputy Mayor shall be the alternate representative to such Regional Council. The General Manager shall be a second alternate representative to such Regional Council.