SECTION 3.5  ORGANIZATION; OFFICERS; RULES; EMPLOYEES; MEETINGS.
   Council shall meet in the Council chambers at City Hall for organization at 7:30 p.m. local time on the Tuesday next following the date its members assume office.  The Mayor shall be the presiding officer and shall, together with all other Council members, including the Mayor and the Village Recorder, have the right to vote in Council.  In the event of the Mayor's absence, disability or disqualification to act, the Village Recorder shall preside.  A majority of the total number of Council members shall constitute a quorum for any purpose not requiring more than a majority vote of Council.  Council shall determine and adopt its own rules governing its officers and employees, for the organization of committees and respecting the transaction of its business; except that, whenever in the conduct of any business of Council, a vote is required of Council, all members present shall vote on the issue, question, motion, resolution or other business, and no vote of abstention, disqualification, pass or other similar such vote shall be permitted except as otherwise permitted by this Charter or general law.  Council shall meet regularly on the first and third Tuesday of each month, at 7:30 p.m. local time in the Council Chambers at City Hall, excepting only when a regularly scheduled Council meeting shall occur on a legal holiday.  Council shall, in that event, meet at such time as prescribed by Section 15.7 of this Charter, but not less frequently than herein prescribed.  Special meetings may be called at any time, upon reasonable notice by the Mayor or the Acting Mayor, and shall be so called by the Mayor or Acting Mayor upon the request of a majority of all members of Council.  The requirement of reasonable notice may be satisfied by delivering to each member of Council a written notice of the time, place and purpose of the special meeting in the method provided by law for the service of process in a civil action at least twelve hours prior to the time set for the meeting or by such other method as Council may by ordinance provide.  No other meetings of Council, except as herein provided, shall qualify for any purpose under this Charter.