§ 32.021  EMERGENCY PURCHASES.
   In case of an emergency which requires immediate purchases of supplies or services and time is of the essence the City Manager shall be empowered to authorize the purchasing agent to purchase or secure the services needed without complying with procedures as set forth above. A full report in writing of the circumstances of an emergency purchase shall be filed by the City Manager with the City Council.
(1976 Code, § 3-4-6)