SECTION V-4.00  ABSENCE OR VACANCY.
   A.    ABSENCE.
   When the Auditor is absent or inaccessible or is unable for any cause or reason to perform his duties, Council may designate an Acting Auditor to perform the powers, duties  and functions of the Auditor.
   B.   VACANCY.
   In the event the office of Auditor shall become vacant, for any reason, a successor for the unexpired term shall be elected Auditor at the next regular Municipal or general election. Until the Auditor is elected as provided in this Article, any vacancy in such office shall be filled by appointment by the Mayor subject to confirmation by a majority of the members of Council. A person serving as Auditor by appointment shall meet the same requirements as provided in Article V, Section 2.