Month: August 2003

Appointment of Municipal Officials and Agency Board Members

Appointment of Municipal Officials and Agency Board Members

By Richard M. Joseph

richard.joseph@mhtlaw.com

After municipal elections pass, or upon vacancies in municipal office, it is often helpful to review the manner of appointment for various municipal officials and agency board members, such as the:
  • municipal manager or administrator,
  • municipal attorney,
  • clerk (when the position is not elected),
  • treasurer,
  • fire and police chiefs,
  • Board of Fire and Police Commissioners,
  • members Zoning Board of Appeals, and
  • members of the Planning Commission.

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