No. C79-1, as adopted at a special municipal election on June 19, 1979, and effective on
January 7, 1980. Amendments to the Charter are indicated by parenthetical history notes
following amended provisions. The absence of a history note indicates that the provision
remains unchanged from the original Charter. Obvious misspellings have been corrected
without notation. For stylistic purposes, a uniform system of headings, catchlines and citations
to state statutes has been used. Additions made for clarity are indicated by brackets.
Sec. 7.03. Names on ballots.
Sec. 7.04. Order of candidate surnames.
Sec. 7.05. Election posting.
Sec. 9.01. First election.
Sec. 9.02. Termination of office.
Sec. 9.03. Officers and employees.
The inhabitants of the City of Lewiston shall continue to be a body politic and corporate by the name of the City of Lewiston, and shall have, exercise and enjoy all the rights, immunities, powers, privileges and franchises and shall be subject to all the duties, liabilities and obligations provided for herein or otherwise, pertaining to or incumbent upon said city as a municipal corporation or to the inhabitants or municipal authorities thereof; and may enact reasonable by-laws, regulations and ordinances for municipal purposes, not inconsistent with the constitution and laws of the State of Maine, and impose penalties for the breach thereof, not exceeding one thousand dollars ($1,000.00) in any one case to be recovered for such uses as said by-laws, regulations or ordinances shall provide.
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