Town of Woodbridge, CT
New Haven County
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Table of Contents
Table of Contents
[HISTORY: Adopted by the Town of Woodbridge effective 7-1-1961. Amendments noted where applicable.]
Article I The Charter

§ 1-1 Organic law.

Article II The Town

§ 2-1 The Town.

§ 2-2 Powers and privileges.

Article III The Town Meeting

§ 3-1 The Town Meeting.

§ 3-2 Annual and Special Town Meetings - call and notice.

§ 3-3 Conduct of the Town Meeting.

§ 3-4 Town Meeting Moderator.

Article IV Board of Selectmen

§ 4-1 Board of Selectmen.

§ 4-2 General powers.

§ 4-3 Conduct of meetings.

§ 4-4 Duties and responsibilities.

§ 4-5 Ordinances.

§ 4-6 Miscellaneous powers subject to ordinance.

§ 4-7 Delegation.

§ 4-8 Purchase and sale of real property.

Article V The First Selectman

§ 5-1 The First Selectman.

§ 5-2 General powers.

§ 5-3 Function and position.

§ 5-4 General responsibility.

§ 5-5 Budget responsibilities.

§ 5-6 Delegation and assignment of duties.

§ 5-7 Signing of expense orders.

§ 5-8 Deputy First Selectman.

Article VI Budget and Finance

§ 6-1 Board of Finance.

§ 6-2 Annual appropriations - procedures and schedule.

§ 6-3 Supplementary appropriations and expenditures.

§ 6-4 Capital expenditures and the Town indebtedness

§ 6-5 Lack of quorum - special town meetings.

Article VII Appointed Officials

§ 7-1 Required appointed officers.

§ 7-2 Required appointed boards.

§ 7-3 Other appointed officers and boards.

§ 7-4 Appointment; removal; vacancies.

§ 7-5 Compensation.

§ 7-6 Qualifications - minority representation.

§ 7-7 Terms of office.

§ 7-8 Required appointed officers - special provisions.

§ 7-9 Other appointed officers - special provisions.

§ 7-10 Town Plan and Zoning Commission - special provisions.

§ 7-11 Other appointed boards - special provisions.

§ 7-12 Limitations on prospective appointments; appointments by Selectmen-elect.

§ 7-13 Administrative Officer.

Article VIII Elected Officials and Elections

§ 8-1 Required elected officers.

§ 8-2 Required elected boards.

§ 8-3 Other elected officers and boards.

§ 8-4 Elections.

§ 8-5 Qualifications - minority representation.

§ 8-6 Compensation.

§ 8-7 Terms of office.

§ 8-8 Commencement of term of office.

§ 8-9 Vacancies.

§ 8-10 Removal.

§ 8-11 Elected officers - special provisions.

§ 8-12 Board of Selectmen - special provisions.

§ 8-13 Board of Zoning Appeals - special provisions.

§ 8-14 Board of Assessment Appeals - special provisions.

§ 8-15 Board of Education - special provisions.

Article IX Definitions and Miscellaneous

§ 9-1 Definitions.

§ 9-2 Computation of time.

§ 9-3 Oaths of office.

§ 9-4 Amendment.

§ 9-5 Rules of construction and saving clause.

Article X Effect of Charter - Transition

§ 10-1 Effective date.

§ 10-2 Special Acts and ordinances.

§ 10-3 Existing rights unchanged.

§ 10-4 Transition of terms of office.