Editor's Note: This part contains the city charter, G.L. c. 135, Acts of 1986, accepted by the city at an election held Nov. 4, 1986. The charter is printed herein substantially as enacted; however, a uniform system of capitalization and punctuation has been used and obvious misspellings corrected without notation. Material in brackets [ ] was added by the editor for clarity.
Formerly, this part contained the city's Plan B form of government, accepted by the city Nov. 7, 1922. (G.L., c. 43, §§ 1—45, 55-63).
Article 1 Incorporation, Title, Form of Government, Powers
Article 2 City Council
Article 3 Mayor
Article 4 School Committee
§ 4-5 Superintendent of schools, selections, appointment, duties and compensation of other school employees.
Article 5 Nominations and Elections
Article 6 Adoption of Charter, Effect, Transitional Provisions
Article 7 Initiative and Referendum Petition
Article 8 General Provisions