THE CHARTER OF THE CITY OF SHAKER HEIGHTS
   EDITOR'S NOTE:  The Shaker Heights Charter was originally adopted by the voters on July 28, 1931, and become effective January 1, 1932.  Dates in parentheses following a section heading indicate the latest date such section was amended by the voters.
TABLE OF CONTENTS
 
ART. I.  POWERS.
ART. II.  THE COUNCIL.
Composition.  (11-2-99)
Organization.  (11-2-99)
Vacancy in Office of a Member of Council.  (11-2-99)
Powers of the Council.
Procedure.  (11-4-86)
Pensions, Insurance, Etc.
Clerk of the Council.  (11-2-99)
 
ART. III.  INITIATIVE AND REFERENDUM.
State Constitution and Laws to Apply. (11-8-55)
 
ART. IV. THE MAYOR.
Term.  (11-2-99_
Vacancy in the Office of Mayor. (11-2-99)
Powers of the Mayor.  (11-2-99)
 
ART. V.  ADMINISTRATIVE OFFICERS AND DEPARTMENTS.
General Provisions.
Director of Finance.  (11-2-99)
City Planning Commission.  (11-2-99)
Civil Service Commission.  (11-6-74)
 
ART. VI.  FINANCES.
Annual Estimate.  (11-4-86)
Appropriation Ordinance.
Transfers and Balances.
Payment of Claims.  (11-2-99)
Custody and Deposit of Funds. (11-2-99)
Certification of Expenditures.
Public Bidding.  (11-2-99)
Public Improvements.
Salaries and Bonds.  (11-2-99)
Operating Levy.  (11-2-48)
Additional Levy Outside Limitations. (11-8-66)
 
ART. VII.  MISCELLANEOUS PROVISIONS.
Nominations and Elections.
Qualifications of Officers.  (11-2-99)
Removal of Officers.  (11-2-99)
Franchises.
Oath and Bond.  (11-2-99)
Amendments.
Effect of Charter.
THE CHARTER OF
THE CITY OF SHAKER HEIGHTS