CHARTER
EDITOR'S NOTE: The University Heights Charter was approved by the voters on June 3, 1941. Dates appearing in parentheses following section headings in the Table of Contents, and following sections in the text, indicate that those sections were subsequently amended, added or repealed on the date given.
TABLE OF CONTENTS
PREAMBLE (11-3-2009)
ARTICLE 1 - POWERS
ARTICLE 2 - NOMINATIONS, ELECTIONS, QUALIFICATIONS AND REMOVAL OF OFFICERS
   Sec. 1.   Nominations and Elections. (11-5-1957), (11-6-2012)
   Sec. 2.   Qualifications of Officers. (11-7-1995)
   Sec. 3.   Removal of Officers.
ARTICLE 3 - COUNCIL
   Sec. 1.   Powers, Number and Term.
   Sec. 2.   Organization. (11-5-1957)
   Sec. 3.   Vacancy. (11-6-79)
   Sec. 4.   Clerk of Council. (11-6-1979)
   Sec. 5.   Procedure. (11-5-1957), (11-6-1979), (11-3-2009)
   Sec. 6.   When Ordinances and Resolutions Take Effect. (11-6-1979)
   Sec. 7.   Mayor's Veto.
ARTICLE 4 - INITIATIVE, REFERENDUM AND RECALL
   Sec. 1.   Initiative.
   Sec. 2.   Referendum. (11-3-2009)
   Sec. 3.   Recall. (11-6-1979)
   Sec. 4.   Petitions.
ARTICLE 5 - THE MAYOR
   Sec. 1.   Executive and Administrative Powers.
   Sec. 2.   Term.
   Sec. 3.   Vacancy. (11-6-1979)
   Sec. 4.   General Powers and Duties. (11-6-1979)
ARTICLE 6 - ADMINISTRATIVE OFFICERS AND DEPARTMENTS
   Sec. 1.   General Provisions. (11-6-1979)
ARTICLE 7 - COMMISSIONS AND BOARDS
   Sec. 1.   General Provisions. (11-6-1979), (11-3-2009)
   Sec. 2.   City Planning Commission. (11-8-1966)
   Sec. 3.   Civil Service Commission. (11-8-1966), (9-9-1988), (11-3-2009)
   Sec. 4.   Board of Zoning Appeals. (11-6-1979)
ARTICLE 8 - MISCELLANEOUS PROVISIONS
   Sec. 1.   Contracts and Fiscal Matters.
   Sec. 2.   Franchises.
   Sec. 3.   Salaries and Bonds. (11-8-1957)
   Sec. 4.   Pension and Relief Funds.
   Sec. 5.   Amendments.
   Sec. 6.   When Charter Takes Effect.
   Sec. 7.   Savings Clause.
   Sec. 8.   Effect of Charter Upon Existing Laws and Rights.
   Sec. 9.   Limitation on Rate of Taxation. (11-7-1989)
   Sec. 10.   Enacting Section 9. (5-3-1966)
   Sec. 11.   Construction. (1-6-1979)