The legislative power of the City, except as limited by this Charter and such additional powers as may be expressly granted by this Charter, shall be vested in a Council of seven members. Each member of Council shall be a resident of and elected from each of the wards set forth in Section 1A hereof. The terms of the members of the Council shall begin the first day of December next following their election and they shall serve for a term of four years or until their successors are chosen and qualified except that the four members of Council elected from Wards 1, 3, 5 and 7 at the regular municipal election in the year 1989 shall serve for two years only, and thereafter for a term of four years.
(Approved by voters 11-8-1988; 11-8-2005)