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Chapter 1: Name, Form of Government, Boundaries, Powers, and General Provision
   1.01.   Name
   1.02.   Form of government
   1.03.   Boundaries
   1.04.   Powers
   1.05.   Wards
   1.06.   Charter a public act
   1.07.   Word usage
Chapter 2: The City Council
   2.01.   Composition and election
   2.02.   Powers and duties
   2.03.   Incompatible offices
   2.04.   Vacancies
   2.05.   Salaries
   2.06.   Boards and commissions
   2.07.    The Mayor
   2.08.   The Acting Mayor
Chapter 3: The City Administrator
   3.01.   The office
   3.02.   Specific powers and duties
   3.03.   Appointment and removal
Chapter 4: Council Procedure
   4.01.   Council meetings
   4.02.   Rules of procedure and quorum
   4.03.   Ordinances, resolutions, and motions
   4.04.   Ordinance adoption, amendment and repeal procedure
   4.05.   Codification of ordinances
   4.06.   Resolutions
Chapter 5: Nominations and Elections
   5.01.   Filing for primary; affidavit of candidacy
   5.02.   Affidavit of candidacy
   5.03.   City primary election
   5.04.   City general election
   5.05.   Special elections
   5.06.   Election notice
   5.07.   Canvas of elections
   5.08.   Procedure at elections
Chapter 6: Initiative, Referendum, and Recall
   6.01.   Powers reserved by the people
   6.02.   Further regulations
   6.03.   Initiation of measures
   6.04.   Form of petition and of signature papers
   6.05.   Filing of petitions and action thereon
   6.06.   Action of council on petition
   6.07.   Initiative ballots
   6.08.   Initiation of charter amendments
   6.09.   The referendum
   6.10.   Referendum petitions
   6.11.   Referendum ballots
   6.12.   The recall
   6.13.   Recall petitions
   6.14.   Filing of petition
   6.15.   Recall election
   6.16.   Procedure at recall election
   6.17.   Form of recall ballot
Chapter 7: Taxation and Finances
   7.01.   Council to control finances
   7.02.   Fiscal year
   7.03.   System of taxation
   7.04.   Submission of budget
   7.05.   Capital improvement program
   7.06.   Council action on budget
   7.07.   Enforcement of the budget
   7.08.   Alterations in the budget
   7.09.   Funds
   7.10.   City indebtedness
   7.11.   Anticipation certificates
   7.12.   Emergency debt certificates
   7.13.   Bank loans
Chapter 8: Public Improvements and Special Assessments
   8.01.   Power to make improvements and levy
   8.02.   Assessments for services
   8.03.   Local improvements regulations
   8.04.   Public work; how performed
Chapter 9: Eminent Domain
   9.01.   Power to acquire property
Chapter 10: Franchises
   10.01.   Franchises required
   10.02.   Term
   10.03.   Public hearing
   10.04.   Power of regulation reserved
   10.05.   Renewals or extensions
Chapter 11: Public Ownership and Operation of Utilities
   11.01.   Acquisition and operation of utilities
   11.02.   Rates and finances
   11.03.   Purchase in bulk
   11.04.   Lease of plant
   11.05.   Public utility; how sold
Chapter 12: Miscellaneous and Transitory Provisions
   12.01.   Official publications
   12.02.   Oath of office
   12.03.   City officers not to be interested in contracts
   12.04.   Official bonds
   12.05.   Sale of real property
   12.06.   Vacation of streets
   12.07.   City to succeed to rights and obligations of former city
   12.08.   Terms of present mayor and council members
   12.09.   Statutes not affected by charter
   12.10.   Existing ordinances continued
   12.11.   Pending condemnations and assessments
   12.12.   Ordinances to make charter effective
   12.13.   Purchases and contracts
   12.14.   Certifications of documents