Ordinance No. 21-21

Introduced:
Public Hearing:
Status: Failed

Ordinance of the Township of Vernon, County of Sussex, State of New Jersey, Amending Chapter 5, Article X Entitled “Department of Public Works” to Create the Position of Assistant Director of Public Works

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WHEREAS, a determination has been made that it would be in the best interests of the Township of Vernon to create the position of Assistant Director of Public Works; and

WHEREAS, the presence of an Assistant Director of Public Works will help provide additional supervision and help promote greater efficiencies with the Department of Public Works.

NOW, THEREFORE, BE IT ORDAINED by the Council of the Township of Vernon, County of Sussex, and State of New Jersey, as follows:

SECTION 1

§ 5-52. Establishment; Director of Public Works as head; qualifications; Assistant Director of Public Works.

  1. There is hereby established a Department of Public Works, the head of which shall be the Director of Public Works.
  2. Prior to appointment, the Director of Public Works shall have experience and education sufficient to perform the duties and responsibilities of the office. The Director of Public Works shall hold and maintain a certified public works administrator’s certificate as required by N.J.S.A. 40A:9-154.6a et seq.
  3. There shall also be an Assistant Director of Public Works, who shall be appointed by the Director with the approval of the Mayor. He or she shall perform duties assigned and designated by the Director of Public Works.

SECTION 2

Each section of this ordinance is an independent section, and the holding of any section or part thereof to be unconstitutional, void or ineffective for any cause shall not be deemed to affect the validity of constitutionality of any other sections or parts thereof.

SECTION 3

Any ordinances or parts thereof in conflict with the provisions of this Ordinance are hereby repealed as to their inconsistencies only.

SECTION 4

This Ordinance shall take effect immediately as provided by law.

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