CHAPTER I. ADMINISTRATION

CHAPTER I. ADMINISTRATION

 


ARTICLE 1. CITY ELECTIONS. 1

1-101. Mayor and councilperson positions; elections. 1

1-102. Vacancy, failure to qualify. 1

1-103. Primary elections. 1

ARTICLE 2. GOVERNING BODY.. 2

1-201. Governing body defined. 2

1-202. Powers generally. 2

1-203. Ordinance powers. 2

1-204. Regular meetings. 2

1-205. Special meetings, calling; minutes. 2

1-206. Adjourned meeting; time and place. 2

1-207. Quorum; attendance of members. 3

1-208. Presiding officer; mayor. 3

1-209. President of the council election, duties. 3

1-210. Ordinances; consideration; passage. 3

1-211. Ordinances; approval, veto, passage over veto. 3

1-212. Ordinances; statement after last section. 4

1-213. Ordinances; subject, titles, amendment s, ordaining clause. 4

ARTICLE 3. APPOINTIVE OFFICERS AND EMPLOYEES  5

1-301. Officers; appointive; removal. 5

1-302. City clerk; duties. 5

1-303. Ordinances; duties of city clerk. 6

1-304. City treasurer; duties of office. 6

1-305. Chief of police; duties of officers. 7

1-306. Street commissioner; duties. 7

1-307. Superintendent of utilities. 7

1-308. Appointive officers; general duties. 7

1-309. Vacancies in office. 7

1-310. Salaries prorated, combined offices. 8

ARTICLE 4. OATHS AND BONDS. 9

1-401. Officers; oaths required. 9

1-402. Oaths filed. 9

1-403. Bonds required. 9

1-404. Condition of bonds; payment of premiums. 9

1-405. Approval and filing of bonds. 10

ARTICLE 5. SALARIES. 11

1-501. Compensation. 11

1-502. Employee benefits contribution fund. 11

ARTICLE 6. INVESTMENT OF TEMPORARY IDLE FUNDS  12

1-601. Authority to invest. 12

1-602. Procedure and restrictions. 12

1-603. Earnings and records. 12

ARTICLE 7. CIVIL DEFENSE DIRECTOR.. 13

1-701. Director; duties. 13

1-702. Director; compensation. 13

ARTICLE 8. GENERAL PROVISIONS. 14

1-801. Code designated. 14

1-802. Definitions. 14

1-803. Existing ordinances. 15

1-804. Effect of repeal. 15

1-805. Catchlines of sections. 16

1-806. Parenthetical and reference matter. 16

1-807. Amendments; repeal. 16

1-808. Powers generally. 16

1-809. Altering code. 16

1-810. Scope of application. 16

1-811. General penalty. 17

1-812. Severability. 17

ARTICLE 9. OPEN PUBLIC RECORDS. 18

1-901. Access to public records. 18

1-902. Appointment of custodians. 18

1-903. Fees for inspection and copies. 18

1-904. Additional procedures. 19

1-905. Appointment of local freedom of information officer. 19

ARTICLE 10. REVENUE, FINANCE AND COMMUNITY DEVELOPMENT  21

1-1001.       City sales tax; 1%. 21

1-1002.       Neighborhood revitalization plan. 21

1-1003.       Municipal equipment reserve fund. 21