Chapter 35.27 RCW


Rights, powers, and privileges.
Uncertain boundariesPetitionRequest for examination.
Duty of county commissioners.
Report of survey.
Expense of proceedings.
Town officers enumerated.
Eligibility to hold elective office.
ElectionsTerms of office.
Conduct of elections.
Oath and bond of officers.
Compensation of officers and employeesExpensesNonstate pensionsLimitations.
MayorDutiesPowersMayor pro tempore.
Town treasurerDuties.
Treasurer and clerk may be combined.
Effect of consolidation of offices.
Abandonment of consolidation.
Duty of officers collecting moneys.
Town clerkDuties.
Records to be kept by clerk.
Town marshalPolice department.
Town attorneyDuties.
Park commissioners.
Town councilOathMeetings.
Town councilQuorumRulesJournal.
OrdinancesPublicationSummaryPublic notice of hearings and meeting agendas.
OrdinancesClerk to keep book of ordinances.
Ordinances granting franchisesRequisites.
Audit and allowance of demands against town.
Payment of claims and obligations by warrant or check.
Contract for town printing.
Contracts, purchases, advertisingCall for bidsExceptions.
Specific powers enumerated.
City and town license fees and taxes on financial institutions.
City license fees or taxes on certain business activities to be at a single uniform rate.
Additional powersParking meter revenue for revenue bonds.
Nonpolluting power generation by individualExemption from regulationAuthorization to contract with utility.
Hydroelectric resourcesSeparate legal authorityCreation by irrigation districts and cities, towns, or public utility districts.
Additional powersEminent domain.
Additional powersConstruction and operation of boat harbors, marinas, docks, etc.
Employees' group insurance.
Fire limitsParks.
TaxationStreet poll tax.
UtilitiesTransfer of part of net earnings to current expense fund.
Criminal code repeals by town operating municipal courtAgreement covering costs of handling resulting criminal casesArbitration.
Off-street parking space and facilitiesAuthorizedDeclared public use.
Off-street parking space and facilitiesFinancing.
Off-street parking space and facilitiesAcquisition and disposition of real property.
Off-street parking space and facilitiesOperationLease.
Off-street parking space and facilitiesHearing prior to establishment.
Off-street parking space and facilitiesConstruction.
Purchase of electric power and energy from joint operating agency.
Accident claims against: RCW 35.31.040, 35.31.050.
Acquisition of interests in land for conservation, protection, preservation, or open space purposes by towns: RCW 64.04.130.
Actions against
public corporations: RCW 4.08.120.
state: Chapter 4.92 RCW.
Actions by in corporate name: RCW 4.08.110.
Advancement in classification: RCW 35.06.010.
Classification as: RCW 35.01.040.
Code of ethics for public officers and employees: Chapters 42.23 and 42.52 RCW.
Corporate stock or bonds not to be owned by: State Constitution Art. 8 § 7.
Credit not to be loaned, exception: State Constitution Art. 8 § 7.
Group false arrest insurance: RCW 35.23.460.
Incorporation and annexation restrictions as to area: RCW 35.21.010.
Inhabitants at time of organization: RCW 35.01.040.
Insurance, group for employees: RCW 35.23.460.
Judgment against public corporations, enforcement: RCW 6.17.080.
Limitation upon actions by public corporations: RCW 4.16.160.
Limitations on indebtedness: State Constitution Art. 7 § 2 (Amendments 55, 59), Art. 8 § 6 (Amendment 27), chapter 39.36 RCW, RCW 84.52.050.
Lost and found property: Chapter 63.21 RCW.
Metropolitan park districts, withdrawal from: RCW 35.61.010.
Municipal utilities: Chapter 35.92 RCW.
Municipal water and sewer facilities act: Chapter 35.91 RCW.
Organization under general laws required: State Constitution Art. 11 § 10 (Amendment 40).
Park commissioners: RCW 35.23.170.
Parking meter revenue, basis for revenue bonds: RCW 35.23.454.
regulation of surveys and plats: RCW 58.10.040.
resurvey and correction of: RCW 58.10.030.
Revenue bonds, parking meter revenue as basis for: RCW 35.23.454.
School districts, educational service districts, agreements with other governmental entities for transportation of students or the public, or for other noncommon school purposesLimitations: RCW 28A.160.120.
Service of summons on, personal service: RCW 4.28.080.
Sidewalks, construction, initial: Chapter 35.70 RCW.
Taxes, power of municipalities: State Constitution Art. 11 § 12.
Unclaimed property in hands of city police: Chapter 63.32 RCW.
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