The mayor shall preside at all meetings of the council. In case of the absence of the mayor, the mayor pro tem shall preside.
(Code 1982, § 2-1014)
Charter References: shall preside at all meetings of the city council, § 2.3.
State Law References: to preside over council, G.S. § 160A-69; mayor pro tempore, disability of mayor, G.S. § 160A-70.