Southern Tier West Powers & Duties of Newly Elected Officials
Place: Via Zoom
The next Powers & Duties of Newly Elected Officials training will be held in February 2024.
Public Officers are persons who are elected or appointed to serve in local offices. Elected public officers include mayors, and member of municipal governing boards. Appointed public officials include department heads, enforcement officials, and members of other board such as planning and zoning boards.
This training provides review of the basic requirements and guidelines for public officers to carry out their duties in local government, including basic qualifications, oath of office, official undertaking, vacancy in public office, holdover status, and defense and indemnification.