Chapter 1.08
CLASSIFICATION OF CITY1

Sections:

1.08.010    Adoption.

1.08.020    Government.

1.08.030    Filing with State Secretary.

1.08.040    Classification designated.

1.08.010 Adoption.

Notwithstanding anything contained in the existing ordinances of the town of Chelan to the contrary, the town of Chelan, Washington, hereby adopts the classification of a noncharter code city, endowed with all the applicable rights, powers, privileges, duties and obligations of noncharter code cities as set forth in Title 35A of said Revised Code of Washington as the same now exists, including, but not by way of limitation, those set forth in Chapter 35A.11 of said title, and further including any and all supplements, amendments or other modifications of said title hereafter at any time enacted. (Ord. 429 § 1, 1971).

1.08.020 Government.

The current plan of government of the town of Chelan being mayor-council, under the applicable statutes relating to towns, shall be retained as the plan of government after the reclassification to that of a noncharter code city. (Ord. 429 § 2, 1971).

1.08.030 Filing with State Secretary.

The clerk of the town shall, upon September 8, 1971, file with the office of the Secretary of the state of Washington, a certified copy of the ordinance codified in this chapter. (Ord. 429 § 3, 1971).

1.08.040 Classification designated.

Upon the filing of a certified copy of the ordinance codified in this chapter as is set forth above, this town shall be classified as a noncharter code city, and the name of this town shall henceforth be the city of Chelan. (Ord. 429 § 5, 1971).


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For statutory provisions authorizing the adoption of a noncharter code city classification and delineating the powers, rights and privileges of same, see RCW Ch. 35A.11 and RCW 35A.21.160.