Local Law No. 1, 2010 – Processes of Municipal Government

The objectives of this Local Law are to:

  • regulate and control proceedings for the election of Mayor;
  • facilitate the orderly conduct of meetings of Council and special committees;
  • regulate and control the procedures governing the conduct of meetings including:
    • the notice required for meetings;
    • the keeping of minutes;
  • promote and encourage community participation in the system of local government by providing mechanisms for the Council to ascertain the community's views and expectations;
  • regulate and control the use of the Council's seal;
  • provide generally for the peace, order and good government of the municipal district; and
  • repeal any redundant local laws.