SECTION 11.09.  EFFECT OF THIS CHARTER ON EXISTING LAW.
   All ordinances, resolutions, rules, regulations now in force under the City Government of Freeport and not in conflict with the provisions of this Charter, shall remain in force under this Charter until altered, amended or repealed by the Council after this Charter takes effect; and all rights of the City of Freeport under existing franchises and contracts are preserved in full force and effect to the City of Freeport.