CHARTER
OF THE MUNICIPALITY OF
NORTH CANTON, OHIO
   EDITOR'S NOTE:  The Charter was originally adopted by the electors at an election on November 8, 1960.  A date appearing in parentheses at the end of a section heading indicates the section was subsequently adopted or amended on the date given.
TABLE OF CONTENTS
ARTICLE I INCORPORATION AND POWERS
   Section 1.01 Name and Boundaries.
   Section 1.02 Municipal Powers.
   Section 1.03 Form of Government.
ARTICLE II THE COUNCIL
   Section 2.01 Powers, Membership, Term and Organization.
                (11-8-77; 11-7-78)
   Section 2.02  Wards.
   Section 2.03  Officers of Council.
   Section 2.04 Meetings.  (11-6-07)
   Section 2.05 Legislative Procedure.  (5-7-68; 11-8-77; 11-7-17)
   Section 2.06 Council Relationship to Administrative
   Officers.
ARTICLE III  EXECUTIVE AND ADMINISTRATIVE OFFICERS AND DEPARTMENTS
   Section 3.01 The Mayor.  (11-2-99; 11-6-07)
   Section 3.02  The Director of Administration.
   Section 3.03  Creation of Departments and Commissions.
   Section 3.04  Director of Law.  (5-7-68)
   Section 3.05  Director of Finance.  (11-6-07)
   Section 3.06  Departments.
   Section 3.07  Boards and Commissions.  (11-5-63; 5-3-94; 11-7-17)
ARTICLE IV  TAXATION AND FINANCE
   Section 4.01  Effect of State Law.
   Section 4.02  Tax Limitations.
   Section 4.03  Fiscal Year. (11-7-17)
   Section 4.04  Salaries and Bonds.  (11-7-78)
   Section 4.05  Contracts and Purchasing.  (5-3-94)
ARTICLE V  NOMINATIONS, ELECTIONS, QUALIFICATIONS
   Section 5.01  Effect of State law.
   Section 5.02  Nominations.
   Section 5.03  Elections.
   Section 5.04  Qualifications.
   Section 5.05  Vacancies.  (11-7-78)
   Section 5.06  Removal from Office.
   Section 5.07  Initiative, Referendum, Recall.
ARTICLE VI GENERAL PROVISIONS
   Section 6.01  Conflict of Interest.
   Section 6.02  Separability of Sections.
   Section 6.03  Interpretation.
   Section 6.04  Charter Review. (11-7-17)
   Section 6.05  Amendments.
CHARTER
OF THE MUNICIPALITY OF
NORTH CANTON, OHIO