Volume I. Charter Of Palm Beach County, Florida  


Article I. Creation, Powers Andordinances Of Home Rule Chartergovernment
Article II. Form And Powersof Legislative Andexecutive Branches
Article III. Specific Dutiesof Legislativebranches
Article IV. County Offices
Article V. Special Provisions
Article VI. Home Rule Chartereffective Date, Transition,Amendments, Review
Article VII. Voluntary Annexation
Article VIII. Ethics Regulation
Charter Comparative Table

VOLUME I CHARTER OF PALM BEACH COUNTY, FLORIDA

PREAMBLE

We, the voters of Palm Beach County, Florida, believing that governmental decisions affecting local interests should be made locally rather than by the state and, in order to bring to our country the full home rule benefits of more responsive and efficient county government and improved cooperation between the municipalities and the county, do ordain and establish this Home Rule Charter for Palm Beach County, Florida.