There is hereby created by East Stroudsburg Borough Council an office of the municipality to be known as the ""Office of Code Enforcement." Said office shall have the responsibility for administering and enforcing the provisions of this chapter and of those other codes and/or ordinances of the municipality as designated.
There shall be appointed by Borough Council a Code Enforcement Officer, who shall be in charge of the Office of Code Enforcement for the Borough. The Code Enforcement Officer shall supervise such other employees or assistants as shall be necessary for the administration and execution of the responsibilities of said office, as appointed and approved by Borough Council. Any such Code Enforcement Officer shall be deemed to have all the duties and powers provided in this chapter and in the applicable codes and ordinances of the Borough and shall represent the Borough to the same extent as if appointed directly by the municipality. The Code Enforcement Officer is the Building Code Official as provided for in the various codes adopted by the Borough.