Every officer of the Municipality shall, before entering upon his/her duties of his/her office, take and subscribe to the following oath or affirmation, to be filed and kept in the office of the Clerk.
"I solemnly swear (or affirm) that I will support the Constitution and will obey the laws of the United States and of the State of Ohio, that I will, in all respects, observe the provisions of the Charter and ordinances of the Municipality of Chardon, and will faithfully discharge the duties of the office of ______________.