SECTION 5.  MEETINGS OF CITY COUNCIL.
   Within the first seven (7) days of January next following a regular municipal election City Council shall meet at the regular place for holding its meetings, at which time the newly elected members shall assume the duties of their office. Thereafter City Council shall meet in regular session at least twice each month at such time as City Council may prescribe.
Newly elected City Council members shall take the oath or affirmation of office and shall otherwise qualify for office during December next following their election and their term of office shall commence on the first day of January next following such election.
(Amended 11-7-1972; 11-7-2000)