It shall be unlawful for any officers or employees of the city, elective or appointive, directly or indirectly, to become a contractor for work done for the city, or to become directly personally interested in or receive profit from any purchase of supplies for any department of the city. Any such person so offending shall be guilty of a misdemeanor and shall be removed from office.
(Code 1982, § 2-1006)
State Law References: of public trust contracting for his own benefit; participation in business transaction involving public funds; exemptions, G.S. § 14-234.