CHAPTER I. ADMINISTRATION

 


ARTICLE 1. GENERAL PROVISIONS. 1

1-101. Code designated. 1

1-102. Definitions. 1

1-103. Existing ordinances. 2

1-104. Effect of repeal. 2

1-105. Catchlines of sections. 2

1-106. Parenthetical and reference matter. 3

1-107. Amendments; repeal. 3

1-108. Powers generally. 3

1-109. City records. 3

1-110. Altering code. 3

1-111. Scope of application. 3

1-112. General penalty. 4

1-113. Severability. 4

ARTICLE 2. GOVERNING BODY.. 5

1-201. Governing body. 5

1-202. Same; elections. 5

1-203. Same; qualifications and candidacy. 5

1-204. Same; other office. 6

1-205. Same; vacancy. 6

1-206. Same; powers. 6

1-207. Same; duties. 6

1-208. Same; salary, bond, expenses. 6

1-209. Incorporating code of procedure for Kansas cities. 6

1-210. Code of ethics. 7

ARTICLE 3. CITY MANAGER.. 9

1-301. City manager; appointment; qualifications. 9

1-302. Same; salary, bond. 9

1-303. Same; powers. 9

1-304. Same; general duties. 9

1-305. Same; countersigning warrants. 10

1-306. Same; acting in other offices. 10

ARTICLE 4. OFFICERS AND EMPLOYEES. 11

1-401. Director of finances; city clerk. 11

1-402. Same; duties. 11

1-403. Same; seal, oath. 11

1-404. Same; fiscal duties. 12

1-405. Same; withholding agent. 12

1-406. Deputy city clerk. 12

1-407. City treasurer. 12

1-408. Same; moneys from county treasurer. 13

1-409. City attorney. 13

1-410. Additional departments. 13

1-411. Oath; affirmation. 14

1-412. Same; filed. 14

1-413. Salary and wage scale schedule. 14

1-414. Reimbursed expenses. 14

1-415. Same; auto expense. 14

1-416. Bond of the mayor and commissioners. 15

1-417. Bond; appointive officers and employees. 15

1-418. Same; premiums. 15

1-419. Same; approval. 15

1-420. Surety bonds filing. 16

ARTICLE 5. PERSONNEL AND EMPLOYEE BENEFITS  17

1-501. Personnel rules incorporated. 17

ARTICLE 6. OPEN RECORDS. 18

1-601. Policy. 18

1-602. Record custodians. 18

1-603. Local freedom of information officers. 18

1-604. Public request for access. 19

1-605. Facilities for public inspection. 19

1-606. Procedures for inspection. 19

1-607. Appointment of official custodians. 19

1-608. Appointment of local freedom of information officer. 20

1-609. Designation of additional record custodians. 20

1-610. Requests to be directed to custodians. 20

1-611. Fee administration. 20

1-612. Inspection fee. 20

1-613. Copying fee. 21

1-614. Prepayment of fees. 21

1-615. Payment. 21

ARTICLE 7. INVESTMENT OF IDLE FUNDS. 22

1-701. Purpose and goals. 22

1-702. Active funds; designation of depositories; eligible depositories. 22

1-703. Definitions. 22

1-704. Investment of idle funds. 23

1-705. Procedures and restrictions. 25

1-706. Custody and safekeeping. 25

1-707. Sale or transfer. 25

1-708. Interest on time deposits. 25

ARTICLE 8. TAX AND FINANCE. 26

1-801. One percent sales tax effective October 1, 2009. 26