CHARTER
OF THE CITY OF
ST. ALBANS, WEST VIRGINIA
TABLE OF CONTENTS
   EDITOR'S NOTE: The St. Albans Charter was approved by the voters on January 6, 1948. Dates appearing in parentheses following section headings indicate those sections were subsequently amended, added or repealed on the date given.
Sec. 1.    Charter Powers and Source of Authority.
Sec. 2.    Municipal Powers Generally.
Sec. 3.    Corporate Boundaries. (12-21-92)
Sec. 4.    Officers and Employees Generally. (4-4-77; 6-6-77)
Sec. 5.    Council as Governing Body.
Sec. 6.    Eligibility to Office.  (11-3-08)
Sec. 7.    Declaring Vacancy in Office. (1-20-09)
Sec. 8.    Filling Vacancy in Office.
Sec. 9.    Removal of Appointed Officers and Employees.
Sec. 10.    Salaries of Officers and Employees. (1-23-61; 3-28-69; 1-6-86)
Sec. 11.    Powers and Duties of Officers Generally; Officers' Bonds.
Sec. 12.    Council Meetings; Quorum, etc.
Sec. 13.    Official Records Generally.
Sec. 14.    Minutes of Council Meetings.
Sec. 15.    Ordinances Required in Certain Cases.
Sec. 16.    Ordinance Procedure. (2-16-88)
Sec. 17.    Wards Generally.
Sec. 18.    Wards and Voting Precincts Established.  (11-3-08)
Sec. 19.    Elections Generally. (12-19-16)
Sec. 20.    Nomination of Officers. (12-19-16)
Sec. 21.    New Parties.
Sec. 22.    Qualified Parties.
Sec. 23.    Initiative and Referendum.
Sec. 24.    Recall.
Sec. 25.    Duties of the Mayor and Vice Mayor; Clerk as Acting Mayor; Mayor Pro Tem.
Sec. 26.    Duties of the Manager.
Sec. 27.    Duties of the Clerk; Clerk's Bond.
Sec. 28.    Qualifications and Duties of the Treasurer; Treasurer's Bond.
Sec. 29.    Duties of the City Attorney.
Sec. 30.    Jurisdiction, Bond and Duties of the Police Judge.
Sec. 31.    Chief of Police and Police Officers.
Sec. 32.    Fire Department.
Sec. 33.    Health Commissioner and Board of Health.
Sec. 34.    Qualifications and Duties of the Engineer.
Sec. 35.    Library Board.
Sec. 36.    Park Board.
Sec. 37.    Sewer Board.
Sec. 38.    New Additions and Subdivisions.
Sec. 39.    Public Ways.
Sec. 40.    Taxation.
Sec. 41.    Claims Against the City.
Sec. 42.    Immunity of Elective Officers.
Sec. 43.    Public Improvements.
Sec. 44.    Severability.
CHARTER
OF THE CITY OF
ST. ALBANS, WEST VIRGINIA