CHARTER
Section
   CHAPTER I: NAMES AND BOUNDARIES.
      § 1      Title of Charter
      § 2      Name of City
      § 3      Boundaries
   CHAPTER II: POWERS.
      § 4      Powers of the City
      § 5      Construction of Powers
      § 6      Distribution of Powers
   CHAPTER III: FORM OF GOVERNMENT.
      § 7      Council
      § 8      Councilors
      § 9      Mayor
      § 10   Term of Office
      § 11   Oath of Office
      § 12   Additional Offices
      § 13   Qualifications for Elective Office
   CHAPTER IV: COUNCIL.
      § 14   Rules
      § 15   Meetings
      § 16   Quorum
      § 17   Record of Proceedings
      § 18   Mayor’s Functions at Council Meetings
      § 19   Council President
      § 20   Voting
      § 21   Occurrence of Vacancies
      § 22   Filling of Vacancies
   CHAPTER V: POWERS AND DUTIES OF OFFICERS.
      § 23   Mayor
      § 24   Appointed Officers
      § 25   City Manager
      § 26   Municipal Judge
   CHAPTER VI: ELECTIONS.
      § 27   State Law
      § 28   Nominations
      § 29   Tie Votes
   CHAPTER VII: ELECTED AND APPOINTED PERSONNEL.
      § 30   Qualifications
   CHAPTER VIII: ORDINANCES.
      § 31   Enacting Clause
      § 32   Adoption by Council
      § 33   Effective Date
   CHAPTER IX: PUBLIC IMPROVEMENTS.
      § 34   Improvements
      § 35   Special Assessments
   CHAPTER X: MISCELLANEOUS PROVISION.
      § 36   Debt Limit
      § 37   Existing Ordinances Continued
      § 38   Repeal of Previously Enacted Provisions
      § 39   Severability
      § 40   Time and Effect
         AN ACT TO REVISE AND CONSOLIDATE THE CHARTER OF THE CITY OF ROCKAWAY BEACH AND TO REPEAL PRIOR LOCAL ACTS.
SECTION 1. The Charter of the City of Rockaway Beach hereby is revised and consolidated to read as follows: THE CHARTER OF THE CITY OF ROCKAWAY BEACH, OREGON.
CHARTER
CITY OF ROCKAWAY BEACH
PREAMBLE
We the people of Rockaway Beach, Oregon, in order to avail ourselves of self-determination in municipal affairs to the fullest extent now or hereafter possible under the constitutions and laws of the United States and the State of Oregon, through this Charter confer upon the City of Rockaway Beach, the following powers, subject it to the following restrictions, prescribe for it the following procedures and governmental structure, and repeal all previous Charter provisions of the City.
Editor’s Note:
   Whenever a word indicates gender in this Charter, it shall include both sexes.