All general ordinances of the town passed prior to the adoption of this code are hereby repealed, except such as are included in this code or are by necessary implication herein reserved from repeal (subject to the saving clauses contained in the following sections), and excluding the following ordinances which are not hereby repealed:
   A.   Ordinances promising or guaranteeing the payment of money for the town, or authorizing the issuance of any bonds of the town or any evidence of the town's indebtedness.
   B.   Any appropriation ordinance providing for the levy of taxes or prescribing salaries for town officers.
   C.   Ordinances relating to boundaries and annexations.
   D.   Franchise ordinances and other ordinances granting special rights to persons or corporations.
   E.   Contract ordinances and ordinances authorizing the execution of a contract or the issuance of warrants, or accepting the beneficial interest in any trust.
   F.   Ordinances establishing, naming or vacating streets, alleys or other public places.
   G.   Improvement ordinances.
   H.   Ordinances relating to elections.
   I.   Ordinances relating to the transfer or acceptance of real estate by or from the town.
   J.   All special ordinances. (2016 Code)