(a)   Council may, by ordinance, provide for the appointment by its members of a clerk, fix the terms and conditions of the office for such clerk and compensation and qualifications therefor. Among other duties, the Clerk of Council shall act as the Secretary of the City Planning Commission. In such capacity, he shall keep the record of all of said bodies, and shall authenticate all records, documents and instruments of the City on which authentication is proper. Council may employ any other employees it may deem necessary for the proper discharge of its duties. Any person employed by the Council shall serve at the pleasure of the Council.
   (b)   All notices or other communications to Council and to the City Planning Commission shall be presented to the Clerk of Council.
(Approved by voters 11-8-1988)