3.31  Powers.  The Council shall enact any and all legislation deemed necessary for the preservation of the safety and welfare of the community and provide for the orderly and desirable growth of the community for the efficient and orderly operation of the local government.
   The procedures for enacting this legislation shall follow the laws of the State of Ohio and any additional stipulations as found in Article VI of this Charter, provided, however, that each ordinance or resolution shall be read by title only on three (3) different days unless five (5) members of Council dispense with the rule, and no other provision of this Charter, nor the general laws of Ohio shall impair or limit this rule.  (Amended 11-2-82)
   3.32  Fixing of Salaries.  Council shall by ordinance fix the salary or compensation of every officer and employee of the Municipality.
   3.33  Meetings.  The Council shall meet no less frequently than once a month for not less than eleven months of each year.  Council shall provide by ordinance for the time and place of its regular meetings and for the method of calling special meetings.  All meeting of Council or any other municipal body as defined at Section 107.01 (c) of the City’s Codified Ordinances, shall be subject to the “Open Meeting” provisions of Chapter 107 of the City’s Codified Ordinances.
   Four (4) members of the Council shall constitute a quorum for the transaction of business, but a lesser number may adjourn from time to time and compel the attendance of absent members.  (Amended 11-8-88)
   3.34  Rules.  The Council shall determine its own rules and keep a journal of its proceedings which shall be open to public inspection.
   3.35  Instruction of New Members.  At every organizational meeting the incumbent members of the Council shall instruct the new members with regard to their powers and duties, and present to each such member a copy of the Charter, of the ordinances of the Municipality, of the rules of Council and such other material as they may deem necessary to assist the new members in carrying out their responsibilities in an informed manner.
   3.36  Adoption of Master Plan.  Council shall adopt a Master Plan for the preservation and development of the physical character of the Municipality and appropriate ordinances to implement the plan by January 1, 1973.