§8-5-3. When first election of officers of a town or village held;
The first election of officers of a town or village shall be
held within sixty days from the date of the certificate of
incorporation issued in accordance with the provisions of section
seven, article two of this chapter, and the commissioners of
election appointed at the time the order is entered directing
issuance of such certificate shall cause notice to be given of the
date, time and place of holding such election, which notice shall
specify the officers to be voted for, and shall be published within
fourteen consecutive days next preceding the date appointed for
such election, as a Class II-0 legal advertisement in compliance
with the provisions of article three, chapter fifty-nine of this
code, and the publication area for such publication shall be such
town or village.
Note: WV Code updated with legislation passed through the 2016 Regular Session
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