Government

Charter Index

CHARTER INDEX

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ADMINISTRATIVE DEPARTMENTS
See also Specific Department
Designated Art. IV, Sec. 6

ADMINISTRATOR, CITY
Administrative powers, duties Art. IV, Sec. 4
Appointive officer
See also OFFICERS, CITY
designation as Art. V, Sec. 1
Appointment, powers, duties generally
Art. IV, Sec. 5; Art. VI, Sec. 3
Bond Art. VI, Sec. 5
Budget duties Art. VII, Sec. 6
Salary Art. VI, Sec. 6

AIRPORT, LANDING FIELDS
Regulations generally Art. XV, Sec. 15

APPROPRIATIONS
See BUDGET

ATTORNEY, CITY
Appointive officer
See also OFFICERS, CITY
designation as Art. V, Sec. 1
Qualifications, powers, duties generally Art. VI, Sec. 1
Salary Art. VI, Sec. 6

AUDIT
See FINANCES

AWNING
Permit requirements
See STREETS

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BOARD OF ADJUSTMENT
Continuance
See CHARTER

BOND
See also MUNICIPAL BONDS
Officers, city Art. VI, Sec. 5

BUDGET
Scope, preparation, appropriations procedures Art. VII, Sec. 6

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CEMETERY FUND
See also FUNDS
Created, purpose, use Art. VII, Sec. 5

CHARTER
See also Specific Subject
Amendment procedure Art. XV, Sec. 4
Construction
provisions Art. XV, Sec. 8
words Art. XV, Sec. 7
Continuance provisions
See also Effective date, effect
generally Art. XV, Sec. 6
ordinances, present Art. XV, Sec. 12
zoning ordinance, planning
commission, board of adjustment Art. XV, Sec. 14
Effective date, effect Art. XV, Sec. 9
Misdemeanor
See Violation
State laws
designated, applicability generally Art. XV, Sec. 13
elections, applicability
See ELECTIONS
supercession, city power
See CITY
Violation
misdemeanor defined Art. XV, Sec. 2
penalty Art. XV, Sec. 3

CITY
Government
administrative powers
See ADMINISTRATOR, CITY
COUNCIL, CITY
branches designated Art. IV, Sec. 1
legislative powers
See COUNCIL, CITY
Name, boundaries Art. I, Sec. 1
Powers
generally Art. I, Sec. 3
reservation
generally Art. I, Sec. 4
state law supercession Art. XV, Sec. 5
Rights, liabilities generally Art. I, Sec. 2

CLAIMS AGAINST CITY
Designated, payment procedure Art. VII, Sec. 3
Warrants, list, contents, publication Art. VII, Sec. 12

CLERK, CITY
Administrative department, designation as Art. IV, Sec. 6
Ordinance recordation duties Art. XII, Sec. 10

COUNCIL, CITY
Administrative departments
establishment Art. IV, Sec. 6
Administrative powers, duties Art. IV, Sec. 4
Appointing authority
administrator, city Art. IV, Sec. 5
appointive officers, generally Art. V, Sec. 2
mayor pro tem Art. III, Sec. 7
museum association
See Museum
Appointive officers
See also Appointing authority
removal for cause, authority, duties when Art. V, Sec. 3
vacancy filling Art. V, Sec. 4
Budget, appropriations duties Art. VII, Sec. 6
Composition Art. III, Sec. 1
Elective officers designation as, election, residency requirements Art. II, Sec.  1
Legislative powers, duties Art. IV, Sec. 2
Mayor
See Composition
See Elective officers designation as, election, residency requirements
MAYOR
Meetings
quorum, meetings open Art. III, Sec. 5
voting Art. III, Sec. 6
Members not to hold other position Art. III, Sec. 3
Museum
association provision duties Art. XI, Sec. 3
funding authority Art. XI, Sec. 6
Parks, recreational facilities
appropriations duties Art. XIV, Sec. 1
fees, charges establishment Art. XIV, Sec. 2
Powers generally Art. I, Sec. 5
Procedural rules Art. III, Sec. 4
Public, local improvements assessment provisions duties Art. XIII, Sec. 11
Public utility acquisition, operation regulations promulgation when Art. X, Sec. 10
Salary Art. VI, Sec. 6
Vice President, mayor pro tem as
See MAYOR

COURT
See MUNICIPAL COURT

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ELECTIONS
Elective officers
See OFFICERS, CITY
First election, date Art. XV, Sec. 9
Franchise grant, public utility
See PUBLIC UTILITY
FRANCHISES, PUBLIC
PLACES
Governed by Colorado Municipal Election Code of 1965 Art. VIII, Sec. 1
Initiative, referendum
adoption by council when, procedure, effect Art. IX, Sec. 7
measures
See also special election, restrictions
exemption, emergency, appropriations measures Art. IX, Sec. 4
revenue, voting requirements Art. IX, Sec. 6
petition
contents, filing Art. IX, Sec. 5
signature requirements Art. IX, Sec. 3
power reserved to electors Art. IX, Sec. 1
special election, restrictions Art. IX, Sec. 8
Measures
See Initiative, referendum
Recall
petition regulations
See Initiative, referendum
procedure generally Art. IX, Sec. 2
Special elections
See Initiative, referendum

EXCESS SPECIAL IMPROVEMENT DISTRICT FUND
See also FUNDS
Created, purpose, use Art. VII, Sec. 5

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FINANCE DEPARTMENT
Administrative department, designation as Art. IV, Sec. 6

FINANCE DIRECTOR
See also OFFICERS, CITY
Budget duties Art. VII, Sec. 6
Funds deposit duties Art. VII, Sec. 2

FINANCES
See also Specific Subject
Audit requirements Art. VII, Sec. 9
Financial statement Art. VII, Sec. 10
Fiscal year designated Art. VII, Sec. 1

FRANCHISES
See PUBLIC UTILITY FRANCHISES, PUBLIC PLACES

FUNDS
See also Specific Fund
Deposits, liability Art. VII, Sec. 2
Designated Art. VII, Sec. 5
Existing, status, disposition Art. VII, Sec. 11
Investment Art. VII, Sec. 4

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GARBAGE COLLECTION
Contract
See PUBLIC UTILITY
CFRANCHISES, PUBLIC
PLACES

GENERAL FUND
See also FUNDS
Contingent fund Art. VII, Sec. 6
Created, purpose, use Art. VII, Sec. 5

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IMPROVEMENTS
See PUBLIC, LOCAL
IMPROVEMENTS

INITIATIVE
See ELECTIONS

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JUDICIAL DEPARTMENT
See MUNICIPAL COURT

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LANDING FIELDS
See AIRPORT, LANDING FIELDS

LIBRARY
Establishment, maintenance Art. XI, Sec. 1
Fees, charges, applicability Art. XI, Sec. 7
Provision by other governmental agency, cooperation agreements Art. XI, Sec. 2

LOCAL IMPROVEMENTS
See PUBLIC, LOCAL IMPROVEMENTS

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MAYOR
Council meetings
powers, duties generally Art. III, Sec. 2
voting Art. III, Sec. 6
Council Member
See COUNCIL, CITY
Elective officer designation as, election Art. II, Sec. 1
Pro tem, selection, designated council Vice President Art. III, Sec. 7
Salary Art. VI, Sec. 6

MUNICIPAL BONDS
General obligation bonds, refunding bonds, regulations Art. VII, Sec. 8

MUNICIPAL COURT
Jurisdiction, designated judicial department Art. IV, Sec. 3

MUNICIPAL JUDGE
Appointive officer
See also OFFICERS, CITY
designation as Art. V, Sec. 1
Authority generally Art. IV, Sec. 3
Qualifications, residency requirements Art. VI, Sec. 2
Salary Art. VI, Sec. 6

MUSEUM
Establishment, maintenance Art. XI, Sec. 1
Fees, charges, applicability Art. XI, Sec. 7
Funding, scope Art. XI, Sec. 6
Maintenance
See Funding, scope
Operation, administration, authority
city council Art. XI, Sec. 8
museum association
board of directors Art. XI, Sec. 5
generally Art. XI, Sec. 4
Provision by other governmental agency, cooperation agreements Art. XI, Sec. 2
Reports, scope Art. XI, Sec. 9

MUSEUM ASSOCIATION
Board of directors, election, authority, duties Art. XI, Sec. 5
Composition, appointment, qualifications Art. XI, Sec. 3
Responsibilities Art. XI, Sec. 4

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OFFICERS, CITY
See also Specific Officer
Appointive officers
designated Art. V, Sec. 1
removal for cause Art. V, Sec. 3
term of office Art. V, Sec. 2
vacancy, filling Art. V, Sec. 4
Bond requirements Art. VI, Sec. 5
Continuation in office until successors qualified Art. XV, Sec. 16
Elective officers
designated, residency requirements Art. II, Sec. 1
qualifications Art. II, Sec. 2
taking office Art. II, Sec. 5
term of office Art. II, Sec. 4
vacancy, filling Art. II, Sec. 3
Oath of office Art. VI, Sec. 4
Salaries Art. VI, Sec. 6
Term of office
See also Specific Officer
termination upon charter adoption
date designated Art. XV, Sec. 10
duties when Art. XV, Sec. 11

ORDINANCES
See also PUBLIC, LOCAL
IMPROVEMENTS
Administration, enforcement provisions, inclusion Art. XII, Sec. II
Adopting statutes, codes by reference, effect Art. XII, Sec. 9
Amendments Art. XII, Sec. 4
Codification Art. XV, Sec. 1
Continuation upon charter adoption
See CHARTER
Effective date Art. XII, Sec. 7
Passage
See Procedure
Procedure
emergency, appropriations measures Art. XII, Sec. 5
initiated ordinances
See also ELECTIONS
generally Art. XII, Sec. 6
legislative ordinances Art. XII, Sec. 1
other ordinances Art. XII, Sec. 3
passage
See also Specific Ordinance
generally Art. XII, Sec. 8
penal ordinances Art. XII, Sec. 2
reading
See also Specific Ordinance
generally Art. XII, Sec. 12
Public utility franchise grant
See PUBLIC UTILITY
FRANCHISES, PUBLIC
PLACES
Reading
See Procedure
Recordation Art. XII, Sec. 10
Violation
See CHARTER

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PARK IMPROVEMENT FUND
See also FUNDS
Created, purpose, use Art. VII, Sec. 5

PARKS, RECREATIONAL FACILITIES
Designated, regulations generally Art. XIV, Sec. 1
Extension, authority Art. XIV, Sec. 4
Fees, charges, scope, disposition Art. XIV, Sec. 2
Open to public, discrimination prohibited Art. XIV, Sec. 3
Outside city limits, permitted Art. XIV, Sec. 5

PERMIT
Streets
generally Art. X, Sec. 14
signs, awnings Art. X, Sec. 15

PERSONNEL
Designated, status Art. V, Sec. 5
Salaries Art. VI, Sec. 6

PLANNING COMMISSION
Continuance
See CHARTER

PUBLIC, LOCAL IMPROVEMENTS
Assessments, lien on property Art. XIII, Sec. 11
Authority generally Art. XIII, Sec. 1
Benefits, apportionment
See also Specific Improvement
Assessments, lien on
property
city property Art. XIII, Sec. 14
determination, vote required when Art. XIII, Sec. 3
Contract, city may bid, effect Art. XIII, Sec. 5
Designation, other improvements Art. XIII, Sec. 10
Districts, voluntary, requirements Art. XIII, Sec. 6
Existing improvements
applicability of provisions Art. XIII, Sec. 12
repair, alteration, costs, liability Art. XIII, Sec. 4
Expenditures
See also Assessments, lien on property
Benefits, apportionment
budget, bond regulations Art. XIII, Sec. 7
under five thousand dollars, procedure Art. XIII, Sec. 8
Ordinance
See also Authority generally
requirements, procedure Art. XIII, Sec. 2
Parkings, parkways, trees, shrubs, plantings Art. XIII, Sec. 9
Protests, objections, procedure
See Ordinance
Revenue producing facilities, voter approval when Art. XIII, Sec. 13
Vote requirement
See Benefits, apportionment

PUBLIC UTILITY FRANCHISES, PUBLIC PLACES
Assignment, restrictions Art. X, Sec. 6
Election
See Grant
Existing, effect of provisions Art. X, Sec. 16
Garbage collection contract
See Powers reserved to city
Grant
adoption, election requirements Art. X, Sec. 3
term, conditions, scope Art. X, Sec. 2
Policy statement Art. X, Sec. 1
Powers reserved to city
contracts, garbage collection, other services Art. X, Sec. 18
generally Art. X, Sec. 7
permit issuance, public place use
street signs, awnings Art. X, Sec. 15
temporary, revocable, purposes, authority Art. X, Sec. 14
Public property
defined Art. X, Sec. 1
exclusions Art. X, Sec. 11
Public utility, acquisition by city
operation regulations Art. X, Sec. 10
ordinance
required, approval procedure Art. X, Sec. 8
requirements Art. X, Sec. 9
Rates, charges, service regulations, state public utility commission authority  Art. X, Sec. 17
Rights-of-ways, existing, continuance Art. X, Sec. 12
Territory affected
description requirements Art. X, Sec. 4
extension when Art. X, Sec. 5

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RECALL
See ELECTIONS

REFERENDUM
See ELECTIONS

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SIGNS
Permit requirements
See STREETS

STATE LAWS
See CHARTER

STREETS
Permits
signs, awnings Art. X, Sec. 15
temporary, revocable, purposes, scope Art. X, Sec. 14

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TAXES
Levy, collection, payment Art. VII, Sec. 7

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WARRANTS
See CLAIMS AGAINST CITY

WATER FUND
See also FUNDS
Contingent fund Art. VII, Sec. 6
Created, purpose, use Art. VII, Sec. 5

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ZONING ORDINANCE
Continuance
See CHARTER