Township of Maplewood, NJ
Essex County
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[HISTORY: Adopted by the Township Committee of the Township of Maplewood 12-3-1974 by Ord. No. 1438 as Ch. 2 of the 1974 Revised General Ordinances. Amendments noted where applicable.]
GENERAL REFERENCES
Alliance Committee — See Ch. 10.
Defense and indemnification of officials — See Ch. 31.
Economic Development Advisory Committee — See Ch. 37.
Historic Preservation Commission — See Ch. 41.
Environmental Advisory Committee — See Ch. 53.
Fees — See Ch. 123.
Zoning and land development — See Ch. 271.
Article I General Provisions

§ 6-1 Duties and terms of officers.

§ 6-2 Chief Executive Officer.

§ 6-3 Subordinate employees.

§ 6-4 Township Attorney; Township Physician.

Article II Departments Established; Duties

§ 6-5 Departments established.

§ 6-6 Duties.

Article III General Finance Department

§ 6-7 Jurisdiction.

§ 6-8 Department head; term of office.

§ 6-9 Municipal Auditor; Assistant Treasurer; Comptroller.

Article IV Department of General Administration

§ 6-10 Duties.

§ 6-11 Department head.

§ 6-12 Assistant Township Clerk.

Article V Department of Public Works

§ 6-13 Duties.

§ 6-14 Department head; term of office.

§ 6-15 Supervisor of Public Works.

§ 6-16 Divisions within Department of Public Works.

§ 6-17 (Reserved)

Article VI Local Assistance Board

§ 6-18 Duties.

§ 6-19 Department head.

Article VII Department of Recreation and Cultural Affairs

§ 6-20 Department head.

§ 6-21 Assistant Directors of Recreation and Cultural Affairs.

§ 6-22 Term of office.

§ 6-23 Qualifications.

§ 6-24 Supervision.

§ 6-25 Recreation Advisory Committee.

§ 6-25.1 Maplewood Arts Council.

§ 6-26 Duties of Department.

§ 6-27 Adoption of rules.

§ 6-28 Duties of Director of Recreation and Cultural Affairs.

Article VIII Police Department

§ 6-29 Department established; organization.

§ 6-29.1 Special law enforcement officers.

§ 6-30 Qualifications of members.

§ 6-31 Oath of office.

§ 6-32 Dismissal or removal.

§ 6-33 Powers and authority.

§ 6-34 Applicability of state law and rules and regulations.

§ 6-34.1 (Reserved)

§ 6-35 Chief of Police.

§ 6-36 Executive Officer; Captains; Lieutenants; Sergeants.

§ 6-37 Classification of patrolmen.

§ 6-38 Police cadets.

§ 6-39 Probationary appointments.

§ 6-39.1 Promotional procedures.

§ 6-39.2 Employment of off-duty police officers.

Article IX Fire Department

§ 6-40 Official name.

§ 6-41 Composition.

§ 6-42 Appointments.

§ 6-43 Oath of office.

§ 6-44 Suspension; dismissal.

§ 6-45 Resignation.

§ 6-46 Exempt certificate and badges.

§ 6-47 Rules and regulations.

§ 6-48 Fire Chief.

§ 6-48.1 Fire Official.

§ 6-49 Deputy Chiefs and Captains.

§ 6-50 Classification of firefighters.

§ 6-50.1 Firefighter/emergency medical technician.

§ 6-50.2 User fee for ambulance transportation services.

§ 6-50.3 Promotional procedures.

Article X Law Department

§ 6-51 Department established; department head.

§ 6-52 Township Attorney.

§ 6-53 Assistant Township Attorney; Municipal Prosecutor.

§ 6-54 Ownership of documents.

§ 6-55 Special counsel.

Article XI Business Administrator; Assistant Business Administrator

§ 6-56 Business Administrator.

§ 6-57 Assistant Business Administrator.

Article XII Chief Financial Officer

§ 6-58 Office created.

§ 6-59 Appointment.

§ 6-60 Term of office.

§ 6-61 Duties.

§ 6-62 Compensation.

Article XIII General Assessment Board

§ 6-63 Board created; duties.

§ 6-64 Membership; terms of office.

Article XIV Board of Health

§ 6-65 Membership.

§ 6-66 Appointment.

§ 6-67 Terms of office.

§ 6-68 Vacancies.

Article XV Planning Board

§ 6-69 Board created; membership.

§ 6-70 Terms of office; vacancies; removal.

§ 6-71 Organization; experts and staff.

§ 6-72 Citizens' Advisory Committee.

§ 6-73 Powers and duties.

§ 6-74 Violation of Planning Board regulations.

Article XVI Municipal Court

§ 6-75 Court established; powers.

§ 6-76 Name.

§ 6-77 Judge's term of office.

Article XVII Public Access to Records

§ 6-78 Records to be available; exception.

§ 6-79 Fees.

§ 6-80 Duplicate tax bills.

Article XVIII Enforcement of Code

§ 6-81 Individuals authorized to enforce Township Code.

Article XIX Parking Service Agency

§ 6-82 Definitions.

§ 6-83 Agency created.

§ 6-84 Purpose.

§ 6-85 Supervision.

§ 6-86 Employees.

§ 6-87 Enforcement responsibilities.

§ 6-88 Report to Township Committee.