Township of Evesham, NJ
Burlington County
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Table of Contents
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[HISTORY: Adopted by the Township Council of the Township of Evesham 10-21-1969 by Ord. No. 2069. Amendments noted where applicable.]
GENERAL REFERENCES
Clean Communities Awareness and Recycling in Evesham Advisory Committee — See Ch. 5.
Environmental Commission — See Ch. 6.
Fire Department — See Ch. 10.
Historic Preservation Commission — See Ch. 12A.
Land use administration — See Ch. 15.
Payroll account — See Ch. 20.
Personnel policies — See Ch. 22.
Post-retirement benefits — See Ch. 24.
Police Department — See Ch. 26.
Board of Recreation Commissioners — See Ch. 28.
Salaries and compensation — See Ch. 30.
Shade Tree Advisory Commission — See Ch. 33.
Town Watch Advisory Committee — See Ch. 35.
Municipal Utilities Authority — See Ch. 37.
Bureau of Fire Prevention — See Ch. 75.
Zoning — See Ch. 160.
Article I General Provisions

§ 3-1 Definitions.

Article II Township Council

§ 3-2 General powers.

§ 3-3 Compensation.

§ 3-4 Selection of Deputy Mayor.

§ 3-5 Powers and duties of Mayor and Deputy Mayor.

§ 3-6 Meetings.

§ 3-7 (Reserved)

§ 3-8 Quorum.

§ 3-9 Conduct of meetings; rules of order.

Article III Administrative Organization

§ 3-10 Departments, divisions and offices.

§ 3-11 Acting department heads.

§ 3-11.1 Removal of appointees for cause.

Article IV Department of Administration

§ 3-12 Department of Administration established; Township Manager.

§ 3-13 Deputy Manager and Office of Development and Corporate Relations.

§ 3-14 Powers and duties of Township Manager; supervision and direction of municipal government.

§ 3-15 Personnel and appointments.

§ 3-16 Terms of personnel appointed by Manager.

§ 3-17 Department heads.

§ 3-18 Purchasing.

§ 3-19 Budget.

Article V Office of Clerk

§ 3-20 Appointment and qualifications; compensation.

§ 3-21 Duties as Clerk of Council and committees.

§ 3-22 Care of ordinances and resolutions.

§ 3-23 Custodian of records.

§ 3-24 Affixing of corporate seal.

§ 3-25 Insurance, bonds and contracts.

§ 3-26 Filing of rules and regulations.

§ 3-27 Additional duties.

§ 3-28 Deputy Clerk.

Article VA Township Planner and Township Traffic Engineer

§ 3-28.1 Township Planner.

§ 3-28.2 Township Traffic Engineer.

Article VI Legal Department

§ 3-29 Appointment of Township Attorney.

§ 3-30 Powers and duties of Township Attorney.

§ 3-31 Records and papers.

§ 3-32 Municipal Prosecutors.

§ 3-32.1 Municipal Public Defender.

Article VII Municipal Court

§ 3-33 Court established.

§ 3-34 Location; powers.

§ 3-35 Municipal Judge.

§ 3-36 Powers and duties of Judge.

§ 3-37 Court Clerk.

Article VIII Department of Finance

§ 3-38 Department established.

§ 3-39 Director; duties.

§ 3-40 Division of Treasury; Treasurer.

§ 3-41 Division of Purchases; purchasing agent; duties.

§ 3-42 Salary and compensation of Department officers.

Article VIIIA Department of Tax Assessment

§ 3-42.1 Department established.

§ 3-42.2 Director; duties; term; qualifications; vacancy; compensation.

Article VIIIB Department of Tax Collection

§ 3-42.3 Department established.

§ 3-42.4 Director; duties; Deputy Director.

§ 3-43 (Reserved)

§ 3-44 (Reserved)

Article IX Department of Public Works

§ 3-45 Department of Public Works established; supervision and divisions thereof.

§ 3-46 Division of Engineering; supervision, powers and duties.

§ 3-47 Division of Roads and Sanitation; Division Supervisor — Division of Roads and Sanitation.

§ 3-48 Division of Municipal Property; Division Supervisor — Division of Municipal Property.

Article IXA (Reserved)

§ 3-49 (Reserved)

Article X Police Department

§ 3-50 Readoption of existing ordinance.

Article XI Department of Health

§ 3-51 Department established; Director; duties and powers.

§ 3-52 Township Physician.

§ 3-53 Registrar of Vital Statistics.

§ 3-53.1 Deputy Registrar of Vital Statistics and Alternate Registrar(s) of Vital Statistics.

Article XII Department of Welfare

§ 3-54 Local Assistance Advisory Board; Welfare Director; manner of appointment.

Article XIII (Reserved)

§ 3-55 (Reserved)

§ 3-56 (Reserved)

§ 3-57 (Reserved)

§ 3-58 (Reserved)

§ 3-59 (Reserved)

§ 3-60 (Reserved)

Article XIV Local Civil Defense Council

§ 3-61 Council established.

§ 3-62 Composition.

§ 3-63 Powers and duties.

Article XV Department of Recreation and Senior Services

§ 3-64 Department of Recreation and Senior Services established; Manager as department head.

§ 3-65 (Reserved)

§ 3-66 Exhibitions, concerts, games and contests; admission fees.

§ 3-67 Rules and regulations.

§ 3-68 Maintenance of facilities.

Article XVI Department of Community Development

§ 3-69 Establishment.

§ 3-70 Director of Community Development; appointment; duties.

§ 3-70.1 Division of Inspections.

§ 3-71 Planning Board Attorney; Attorney to Zoning Board of Adjustment.

§ 3-71.1 Planning Board Engineer; Zoning Board of Adjustment Engineer.

§ 3-71.2 Planning Board Planner; Zoning Board of Adjustment Planner.

§ 3-71.3 Planning Board stenographic reporter; Zoning Board of Adjustment stenographic reporter.

§ 3-71.4 Planning Board Traffic Engineer; Zoning Board of Adjustment Traffic Engineer.

§ 3-71.5 Archaeologist to advise Planning Board or Zoning Board of Adjustment.

§ 3-72 Clerical and other staff.

§ 3-73 Escrow deposits for developmental applications.

Article XVII Municipal Utilities Authority

§ 3-74 Existing Authority continued.

Article XVIII Planning Board

§ 3-75 Establishment.

§ 3-76 Terms of office.

§ 3-77 Vacancies.

§ 3-78 Removals from office.

§ 3-79 Powers and duties.

Article XIX Marlton Economic Development Advisory Commission

§ 3-80 Creation.

§ 3-81 Commission members.

Article XX Zoning Board of Adjustment

§ 3-82 Establishment; term of office.

§ 3-83 Vacancies.

§ 3-84 Removals from office.

§ 3-85 Powers and duties.

Article XXI (Reserved)

§ 3-86 (Reserved)

§ 3-87 (Reserved)

§ 3-88 (Reserved)

§ 3-89 (Reserved)

Article XXII Indemnification of Township Employees, Appointees and Officials

§ 3-90 Authorization.

§ 3-91 Defense of present and former Township employees, appointees and officials.