Township of Willingboro, NJ
Burlington County
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Table of Contents
Table of Contents
[HISTORY: Derived from Secs. 2-1 to 2-14 of the 2003 Revised General Ordinances of the Township of Willingboro. Amendments noted where applicable.]
GENERAL REFERENCES
Boards, committees, commissions and authorities — See Ch. 12.
Civil service positions — See Ch. 20.
Officers and employees — See Ch. 54.
Planning and Zoning Boards — See Ch. 60.
Residency requirements — See Ch. 66.
Fees — See Ch. 150.
Article I General Provisions

§ 3-1 Title.

§ 3-2 Definitions.

Article II Township Council

§ 3-3 General powers.

§ 3-4 Compensation.

§ 3-5 Selection of Mayor.

§ 3-6 Powers and duties of Mayor.

§ 3-7 Meetings.

§ 3-8 Informal conferences.

§ 3-9 Quorum.

§ 3-10 Procedures and conduct of meetings.

§ 3-11 Governing rules.

§ 3-12 Agenda.

Article III Administrative Organization

§ 3-13 Departments, divisions and offices.

Article IV Township Manager

§ 3-14 Appointment; removal; compensation; temporary absence or disability.

§ 3-15 General powers and duties.

§ 3-16 Administrative supervision and direction.

§ 3-17 Personnel and appointments.

§ 3-18 Terms of office of appointees.

§ 3-19 Department heads.

§ 3-20 Purchasing responsibilities.

§ 3-21 Budget responsibilities.

Article V Office of Clerk

§ 3-22 Establishment; appointment; qualifications; term; compensation.

§ 3-23 Clerk of Council and committees.

§ 3-24 Ordinances and resolutions.

§ 3-25 Custodian of records.

§ 3-26 Corporate Seal.

§ 3-27 Insurance, surety bonds and contracts.

§ 3-28 Administrative rules and regulations; filing and publication.

§ 3-29 Other laws and ordinances.

§ 3-30 Deputy Clerk.

Article VI Department of Law

§ 3-31 Establishment.

§ 3-32 Appointment of Township Solicitor; qualifications; compensation.

§ 3-33 Powers and duties of Township Solicitor.

§ 3-34 Municipal Prosecutor; Assistant Municipal Prosecutor.

§ 3-35 Planning Board Attorney.

§ 3-36 Zoning Board of Adjustment Attorney.

§ 3-37 Public Defender.

§ 3-38 (Reserved)

§ 3-39 Records and papers.

Article VII Municipal Court

§ 3-40 Establishment.

§ 3-41 Sessions.

§ 3-42 Municipal Judge.

§ 3-43 Powers and duties of Judge.

§ 3-44 Municipal Court Administrator.

Article VIII Department of Finance

§ 3-45 Establishment; Director of Finance.

§ 3-46 Division of Accounts and Control.

§ 3-47 Division of Tax Assessments.

§ 3-48 Division of Tax Collections.

§ 3-49 Division of the Treasury.

§ 3-50 Auditor.

Article IX Department of Public Works

§ 3-51 Establishment; Superintendent of Public Works.

§ 3-52 Duties.

§ 3-53 Township Engineer.

§ 3-54 Division of Streets.

§ 3-55 Division of Public Property.

Article X Police Department

§ 3-56 Establishment; composition.

§ 3-57 Director of Public Safety.

§ 3-58 Deputy Director of Public Safety.

§ 3-59 Action of Council.

§ 3-60 Investigations and emergencies.

§ 3-61 Qualifications of members.

§ 3-62 Outside employment.

§ 3-63 Powers and duties of members.

§ 3-64 Hours of employment.

§ 3-65 Promotions.

§ 3-66 Uniforms, badges and equipment.

§ 3-67 Removal of members.

§ 3-68 Special law enforcement officers.

§ 3-69 Adult school crossing guards.

Article XI Department of Health

§ 3-70 Establishment.

§ 3-71 Township Physician.

§ 3-72 Registrar of Vital Statistics.

Article XII Office on Aging

§ 3-73 Establishment; purpose; Executive Director.

Article XIII Department of Inspections

§ 3-74 Establishment; composition.

§ 3-75 Powers and duties.

§ 3-76 Construction Official.

§ 3-77 Building Subcode Official.

§ 3-78 Electrical Subcode Official.

§ 3-79 Plumbing Subcode Official.

§ 3-80 Mechanical Subcode Official.

§ 3-81 Fire Subcode Official.

§ 3-82 Property Maintenance Official.

§ 3-83 Qualifications.

§ 3-84 Location of Department.

§ 3-85 Board of Appeals.

§ 3-86 Fees.

§ 3-87 Reports on fees.

§ 3-88 Surcharge fee.

Article XIV Municipal Public Defender

§ 3-89 Appointment.

§ 3-90 Qualifications.

§ 3-91 Term.

§ 3-92 Compensation.

§ 3-93 Chief Municipal Public Defender.

§ 3-94 Deputy Municipal Public Defender.

§ 3-95 Representation of private clients.

§ 3-96 Application for representation; fee.

§ 3-97 Eligibility for services.

§ 3-98 Investigation of financial status.

§ 3-99 Financial obligations of parents or guardians.

§ 3-100 Reimbursement to Township.

§ 3-101 Collection and settlement of claims.

§ 3-102 Establishment of fund.

Article XV Department of Recreation

§ 3-103 Establishment; general duties.

§ 3-104 Director of Recreation.

§ 3-105 Powers and duties of Director of Recreation.

§ 3-106 Sponsoring of events; charges and fees.

§ 3-107 Rules and regulations; violations and penalties.

§ 3-108 Maintenance of recreational facilities.

Article XVI Emergency Medical Services Department

§ 3-109 Establishment.

§ 3-110 Powers and duties.

§ 3-111 Fire Chief.

§ 3-112 Emergency Medical Services Deputy Chief.

§ 3-113 Emergency Medical Technician Supervisor.

§ 3-114 Qualifications of members.

§ 3-115 Mutual aid to neighboring communities.

Article XVII Qualified Purchasing Agent

§ 3-116 Establishment.

§ 3-117 Definitions.

§ 3-118 Qualifications.

§ 3-119 Selection by Township Manager.

§ 3-120 Compensation.

§ 3-121 Powers.

§ 3-122 Duties.

Article XVIII Fire Department

§ 3-123 Establishment.

§ 3-124 Fire Chief.

§ 3-125 Action of Council.

§ 3-126 Investigations and emergencies.

§ 3-127 Qualifications of members.

§ 3-128 Powers and duties of members.

§ 3-129 Hours of employment.

§ 3-130 Promotions.

§ 3-131 Relief from duty.

§ 3-132 Outside employment.

§ 3-133 Mutual aid to neighboring communities.

§ 3-134 Equipment.