CHAPTER I. ADMINISTRATION

CHAPTER I. ADMINISTRATION

 


ARTICLE 1. GENERAL PROVISIONS. 1

1-101. Code designated. 1

1-102. Definitions. 1

1-103. Existing ordinances. 2

1-104. Effect of repeal. 2

1-105. Catchlines of sections. 3

1-106. Parenthetical and reference matter. 3

1-107. Amendments; repeal. 3

1-108. Powers generally. 3

1-109. Ordinances. 3

1-110. Same; subject and title; amendment. 4

1-111. Same; publication. 4

1-112. Same; ordinance book. 4

1-113. Resolutions, motions. 4

1-114. City records. 4

1-115. Altering code. 4

1-116. Scope of application. 4

1-117. General penalty. 5

1-118. Severability. 5

ARTICLE 2. GOVERNING BODY.. 6

1-201. Governing body. 6

1-202. Meetings. 6

1-203. Powers generally. 6

1-204. Special meetings; calling; minutes. 6

1-205. Adjourned meeting; time and place. 6

1-206. Quorum; attendance of members. 6

1-207. Presiding officer; mayor. 6

1-208. President of council; acting president. 7

1-209. Vacancies on the governing body; how filled. 7

1-210. Council committees; appointment. 7

1-211. Administrative powers; committees; mayor. 7

1-212. Ordinance; consideration; amendment; passage. 8

1-213. Ordinances; publication required; duties of the city clerk. 8

1-214. Resolutions and motions, passage. 8

1-215. Emergency government. 8

ARTICLE 3. OFFICERS AND EMPLOYEES. 9

1-301. Appointment of officers; mayor and council. 9

1-302. Qualifications; officers, employees. 9

1-303. Removal of officers. 9

1-304. Vacancies in office. 9

1-305. City clerk; duties of office. 9

1-306. City treasurer; duties of office. 10

1-307. Utilities supervisor. 11

1-308. Municipal judge. 12

1-309. Police chief. 12

1-310. Fire chief. 13

1-311. City attorney; office and duties. 13

1-312. Utilities supervisor; powers, duties, responsibilities. 14

1-313. Appointive officers: general duties. 14

1-314. Compensation. 14

ARTICLE 4. PERSONNEL POLICY AND EMPLOYEE BENEFITS  16

1-401. Employee benefits contribution fund. 16

ARTICLE 5. OATHS AND BONDS. 17

1-501. Oath; affirmation. 17

1-502. Oaths filed. 17

1-503. Bonds required. 17

1-504. Same; premiums. 17

1-505. Condition of bonds. 17

1-506. Approval of bonds. 18

ARTICLE 6. OPEN RECORDS. 19

1-601. Policy. 19

1-602. Record custodians. 19

1-603. Local freedom of information officers. 19

1-604. Public request for access. 20

1-605. Facilities for public inspection. 20

1-606. Procedures for inspection. 20

1-607. Appointment of official custodians. 20

1-608. Appointment of local freedom of information officer. 21

1-609. Designation of additional record custodians. 21

1-610. Requests to be directed to custodians. 21

1-611. Fee administration. 21

1-612. Inspection fee. 21

1-613. Copying fee. 22

1-614. Prepayment of fees. 22

1-615. Payment. 22

ARTICLE 7. INVESTMENT OF PUBLIC FUNDS  23

1-701. Purpose and goals. 23

1-702. Active funds; designation of depositories; eligible depositories. 23

1-703. Definitions. 23

1-704. Investment of idle funds. 24

1-705. Procedures and restrictions. 26

1-706. Custody and safekeeping. 26

1-707. Sale or transfer. 26

1-708. Interest on time deposits. 26

ARTICLE 8. REVENUE, FINANCE & COMMUNITY DEVELOPMENT   27

1-801. City sales tax; 1% for general purposes. 27

1-802. Municipal equipment reserve fund. 27

1-803. Neighborhood revitalization plan. 27

1-804. Old mill dam maintenance fund. 28

1-805. Streetscape fund. 28

1-806. Veterans memorial fund. 28

1-807. Community building fund. 28

1-808. Swope park playground equipment fund. 29

1-809. Cottonwood river bridge restoration fund. 29

1-810. Swimming pool renovation fund. 29

1-811. Capital improvement fund. 29

1-812. Special liability expense fund and risk management reserve fund. 30

1-813. Main trafficway designations for bond financing purposes. 31

ARTICLE 9. EMERGENCY PREPAREDNESS OFFICE   32

1-901. Definitions. 32

1-902. Establishment of emergency preparedness office. 32

1-903. Responsibilities and powers of city officials. 32

1-904. State of local disaster emergency. 32

1-905. Appointment of emergency preparedness coordinator. 33

1-906. Responsibilities and powers of the emergency preparedness office, as the city disaster agency. 33

1-907. Authority to accept services, gifts, grants and loans. 33

1-908. Effect of federal and state legislation. 33

1-909. Severability. 34