All ballots used in primary elections and regular municipal elections shall be without party marks or designations. 
   Such municipal elections may be conducted either by use of paper ballots, voting machines, or by any other secret method as authorized by the general laws of the State of Ohio. Rotation of names of candidates shall be in accordance with the Constitution and the general laws of the State. Write-in candidacy will be governed by ORC 3513.041, including any further amendments to the Code. 
   Except as otherwise provided in this Charter, all elections shall be held and conducted, and the results thereof ascertained and certified, as provided by the general laws of the State of Ohio and by the election authorities thereof provided for.  (Amended 11-7-06)