Duncanville City Council Accepting Resumes for Municipal Court Judges

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The Duncanville City Council is currently accepting resumes from individuals wishing to be appointed as Municipal Court Judge. Per Section 2.12 of the Home Rule Charter,

“The Council shall appoint a magistrate of the municipal court to be known as the municipal judge, who shall be appointed for a term of two (2) years. He may be removed by the Council at any time for incompetency, misconduct, malfeasance, or disability, after a public hearing before the Council. He shall receive such salary as may be fixed by the Council. All costs and fines imposed by the municipal court shall be paid into the City Treasury for the use and benefit of the City. The Council shall have the authority to appoint alternate or temporary municipal court judges as provided by state law.”

Resumes should be submitted no later than January 31, 2012 to City Secretary Lisa Palomba atlpalomba@ci.duncanville.tx.us. For more information, contact the City Secretary at (972) 780-5017.