SEC. 2-157.  POWERS AND DUTIES; OFFICE.
   (A)   The city manager shall be the chief executive and administrative officer of the city and shall have all of the powers and duties heretofore vested in the several ministerial, executive and administrative and other subordinate officers heretofore appointed by the city council except the city clerk, the city attorney and the city treasurer.
   (B)   The city manager shall maintain an office in the city to be provided for by the city council and shall keep the same open during all business hours.
   (C)   The city manager shall perform such other and further acts as shall be provided for by resolution of the city council.
(`64 Code, Sec. 2-11)