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§ 5-701. Boards of Trustees of Welfare Institutions. 140
The board of trustees of each City institution within the Department of Public Welfare shall have direction and control of the management of such institution. Each board shall select a superintendent of the institution, who shall, subject to the authority of the board, administer the institution in all its departments. On nomination by the superintendent, each such board shall from time to time, appoint such assistants and employees as may be necessary.
The foregoing powers shall be exercised by the respective boards of trustees in the management of the following institutions:
Home for the Indigent
The foregoing powers shall also be exercised by the respective boards of trustees of additional welfare institutions hereafter established, acquired or operated by the City.
Sources: The Administrative Code of 1929, Act of April 9, 1929, P.L. 177, Section 2318, as amended.