The Township of Pequannock operates under the Council-Manager form of government, as described within the Optional Municipal Charter Law (N.J.S.A. 40:69A-1 et seq.). The Township Council is comprised of five members who are elected to four year, staggered terms in office. Each year, the Mayor and Deputy Mayor are selected from within the Council to serve for a one year term. The Council is responsible for setting policy, adopting an annual budget, authorizing the execution of certain contracts, serving as the highest level of government in the municipality and being responsive to the 15,000+ residents, business owners and community visitors.
The Township Council appoints a Township Manager who is charged with oversight of the day to day operations of the municipal government, the Township Clerk who serves as the Secretary to the Township Council and other officers and professionals, as described in applicable law.
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