Sec. 2-85. Council not to interfere in appointments or removals.
   Neither the council nor any of its committees or members shall direct the appointment of any person to, or his removal from, office by the city manager of any of his subordinates, or in any manner take part in the appointment or removal of officers and employees in the administrative service of the city. Except for purpose of inquiry, the council and its members shall deal with the administrative service solely through the city manager, and neither the council nor any member thereof shall give orders to any subordinate of the city manager either publicly or privately.
(Code 1982, § 2-2005)