Township of Muhlenberg, PA
Berks County
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[HISTORY: Adopted by the Board of Commissioners of the Township of Muhlenberg 1-20-2003. Amendments noted where applicable.]
GENERAL REFERENCES
Fire companies — See Ch. 11.
Alarm systems — See Ch. 45.
Outdoor burning — See Ch. 57.
Fire lanes — See Ch. 67.
Fire prevention — See Ch. 69.

§ 12-1 Creation.

A Fire Department Advisory Board is hereby created and established in and for the Township of Muhlenberg, which Board shall be known as the "Muhlenberg Township Fire Department Advisory Board."

§ 12-2 Membership; terms.

A. 
The Advisory Board shall consist of seven members as follows: one Township Commissioner, the Township Fire Marshal, the Township Finance Director; and two representatives of the Goodwill Fire Company and two representatives of the Temple Fire Company as appointed by a majority of all the members of the Board of Commissioners.
B. 
Each member shall be appointed to serve a term of two years. Each member shall serve at the pleasure of the Board of Commissioners and may be removed at any time by a majority vote of the Board of Commissioners.

§ 12-3 Powers and duties.

The Muhlenberg Township Fire Department Advisory Board shall have such power and perform such duties and functions as determined by the Board of Commissioners.

§ 12-4 Chair; report to Board of Commissioners.

The Chairman of the Advisory Board shall be the appointed Township Commissioner who shall report to the Board of Commissioners from time to time as to the status of all advisory board matters, recommendations and issues requiring the final action of the Board of Commissioners.