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ORDINANCE 2004-01ORDINANCE 2004 -1 ORDINANCE AMENDING ORDINANCE 95 -36 ENTITLED • "REVISED GENERAL ORDINANCES TOWNSHIP OF CHERRY HILL" CHAPTER 2 ARTICLE XI (DEPARTMENT OF POLICE), SECTION 2 -28 EMERGENCY MANAGEMENT WHEREAS, Emergency Management is established under Ordinance 95 -36,, Sectiori 2- 28; and WHEREAS, The scope of The Office of Emergency Management needs to be more clearly defined. NOW, THEREFORE, BE IT ORDAINED by the Township Council of the Township of Cherry Hill, County of Camden, State of New Jersey that Ordinance 95 -36 entitled "Revised General Ordinance, Township of Cherry Hill ", Chapter 2, Article XI (Department of Police) Section 2 -28 Emergency Management be amended as follows: Section 1. 2 -28.1 (amended) Emergency Management Coordinator. The head of the subdivision of Emergency Management shall be the Emergency Management Coordinator. The Coordinator shall be appointed by the Mayor to serve, for a three (3) year term, in accordance with Chapter 184, Laws of 1977, with the powers and duties as set forth in Public Law 1953, Chapter 438, and shall have all the powers and perform all the duties prescribed by general law and Township ordinances. 2 -28.2 (added) Office of Emergency Management. The Office of Emergency Management shall report to the Mayor through the Chief of Police. The office shall consist of the Emergency Management Coordinator, who is an employee and resident of the Township, as required by law. The Coordinator shall be assisted by Deputy Emergency Management Coordinators appointed by the Emergency Management Coordinator. The Office of Emergency Management shall also consist of a Radio Amateur Civil Emergency Services Unit (RACES), Emergency Management Volunteer and a Community Emergency Response Team. (CERT). Section 2: All ordinances or p arts of ordinances inconsistent with this amending ordinance be and hereby repealed to the extent of such inconsistencies only. Section 3: This ordinance shall become effective immediately upon successful adoption. INTRODUCED: JANUARY 26, 2004 ADOPTED: FEBRUARY 9, 2004 r d COUNc,4L PRESIDENT • AT MAYOR i NANC . SAFFOS,IC TOWNSHIP CLERK