Section 2.7.  Compensation, Qualifications for Office; Vacancies.
   The compensation and qualifications of the Mayor and Council members shall be in accordance with general law. Vacancies that occur in any elective office of the City shall be filled by majority vote of the remaining members of the governing body and shall be filled for the remainder of the unexpired term, notwithstanding the contrary provisions of G.S. 160A-63.
(Sess. L. 2000-35, H.B. 1579)