The Mayor and members of Council elected at the last municipal election preceding the effective date of this Charter, shall serve for the balance of the terms for which they were elected and until their successors are elected and qualified. Their powers shall be affected during this period as stated in Article XVI, Section 4. They shall have and continue to exercise all their remaining powers and duties prescribed in this Charter as though elected to office under the provisions of this Charter.
(Amendment adopted by electorate (11-7-06))