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(A) The Council shall consist of six members to be elected from the Municipality at large, to serve overlapping four year terms of office. The term of members of the Council shall commence on the first day of January of the year following their election.
(B) Members of the Council shall be electors of the Municipality at the time they file for office and during their term of office. Members of the Council shall not:
(1) Hold any other public office during a term, except they may hold office in a political party or be a delegate to a political party convention, serve as a notary public, serve as a member or officer in the military reserve or national guard, serve in any office, position or capacity to further intergovernmental cooperation, and may hold any office permitted by this Charter or the laws of Ohio;
(2) Hold any compensated position of employment with the Municipality while serving as a member of the Council unless permitted by this Charter or the laws of Ohio.
As used in this Division (B) of this Section of the Charter, "public office", "appointive office" and "position of employment" shall not include holding an office or membership in a volunteer fire department or volunteer fire protection agency; and members of the Council may be officers or members in a volunteer fire department or volunteer fire protection agency, but they shall not receive any additional compensation for service in any such volunteer department or agency that provides fire protection services to the Municipality other than an amount approved by ordinance or resolution to be appropriate to secure workers compensation insurance or coverage for such members of Council while serving as officers or members of a volunteer fire department or volunteer fire protection agency. As used in this Division (B) of this Section of the Charter, the Council may, by ordinance or resolution, define the words "volunteer fire department" and "volunteer fire protection agency".