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THE TOWNSHIP OF EWING

COUNTY OF MERCER, NEW JERSEY

ORDINANCE NO. ___08-05_____

1st Reading _________________ Date to Mayor _________________

2nd Reading &


Public Hearing _________________ Date Returned _________________

Date Adopted: Date Resubmitted to Council ___________

_______________________________ Approved as to Form of Legality

Effective Date: __________________________


Township Attorney
_______________________________

AN ORDINANCE AMENDING THE REVISED GENERAL ORDINANCES OF THE TOWNSHIP OF EWING


AMENDING CHAPTER 9, BOARDS, COMMISSIONS AND COMMITTEES, ARTICLE XVII, TO MODIFY
THE NUMBER OF MEMBERS OF THE RECREATION ADVISORY BOARD

First Reading

MEMBER AYE NAY ABS NV RES SEC

Cox

Murphy

Steinmann

Wollert

Summiel

Second Reading

MEMBER AYE NAY ABS NV RES SEC

Cox

Murphy

Steinmann

Wollert

Summiel

By ____________________________Date _____________Accepted ______Rejected ______


Mayor

Reconsidered
By Council _________________________________Override Vote YEA ______NAY _____

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President of the Council Municipal Clerk
TOWNSHIP OF EWING

ORDINANCE NO. _08-05__

AN ORDINANCE AMENDING THE REVISED GENERAL ORDINANCES OF THE


TOWNSHIP OF EWING AMENDING CHAPTER 9, BOARDS, COMMISSIONS AND
COMMITTEES, ARTICLE XVII, TO MODIFY THE NUMBER OF MEMBERS OF THE
RECREATION ADVISORY BOARD

WHEREAS, Chapter 9, Boards, Commissions and Committees, Article XVII, Recreation


Advisory Board, Section 9-108 provides that the Board shall consist of seven members; and

WHEREAS, the Recreation Advisory Board has had nine members serving for many years and
it is in the best interest of the Township to increase the number of members from seven members
to nine members;

NOW THEREFORE, BE IT ORDAINED, by the Township Council of the Township of


Ewing that CHAPTER 9, BOARDS, COMMISSIONS AND COMMITTEES, ARTICLE
XVII, RECREATION ADVISORY BOARD, SECTION 9-108 of the Code of the Township of
Ewing is hereby amended as follows:

Section 1. Section 9-108, Creation; members is hereby amended as follows:

Section 9-108, Creation; members. There is hereby created a Recreation


Advisory Board which shall consist of seven nine members, appointed by the
Mayor with the advice and consent of Council. All appointments, except to fill
vacancies, shall be for terms of three years and shall terminate on December 31 of
the third year. Initial tTerms shall be staggered such that one-third of the
members’ terms shall expire each year. Vacancies shall be filled in the same
manner as the original appointment, but for the expired term.

Section 2. If any section or part of this Ordinance shall be declared invalid by the judgment
of any court or competent jurisdiction, such section or part shall be deemed to be severable from
the remainder of this Ordinance.

Section 3. This Ordinance shall take effect upon final passage and publication according to
law.

STATEMENT

This Ordinance amends Section 9-108 of the Ewing Township Code to increase the number of
members of the Recreation Advisory Board from seven to nine members.