CHAPTER I. ADMINISTRATION

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. 3

1-106.    Parenthetical and reference matter. 3

1-107.    Amendments; repeal. 3

1-108.    Ordinances. 3

1-109.    Same; subject and title; amendment. 3

1-110.    Same; publication. 3

1-111.    Same; ordinance book. 4

1-112.    Resolutions, motions. 4

1-113.    City records. 4

1-114.    Altering code. 4

1-115.    Scope of application. 5

1-116.    General penalty. 5

1-117.    Severability. 5

ARTICLE 2. GOVERNING BODY.. 6

1-201.    Governing body. 6

1-202.    Same; powers generally. 6

1-203.    Meetings. 6

1-204.    Same; quorum. 6

1-205.    Powers of the mayor. 6

1-206.    President of the council. 7

1-207.    Administrative powers. 7

1-208.    Vacancies in governing body; how filled. 7

1-209.    Compensation. 7

1-210.    Expenses. 7

1-211.    Incorporating code of procedure for Kansas cities. 8

1-212.    Code of ethics. 8

ARTICLE 3. OFFICERS AND EMPLOYEES. 10

1-301.    Appointment. 10

1-302.    Terms. 10

1-303.    Employees. 10

1-304.    Removal. 10

1-305.    Vacancy in office. 10

1-306.    City clerk. 10

1-307.    Same; fiscal records. 11

1-308.    Same; seal; oaths. 11

1-309.    Same; withholding agents. 12

1-310.    Assistant city clerk. 12

1-311.    City treasurer. 12

1-312.    City attorney; office; duties. 12

1-313.    City prosecutor; office; duties. 13

1-314.    City engineer. 13

1-315.    Appointment or employment in more than one position. 14

1-316.    Conflict of interest. 14

ARTICLE 4. PERSONNEL POLICY AND EMPLOYEE BENEFITS  15

1-401.    Personnel policies and guidelines. 15

1-402.    Insurance. 15

1-403.    Social security. 15

1-404.    Legal defense. 15

1-405.    Same; expense. 15

1-406.    Same; exception. 15

1-407.    Same; insurance. 16

1-408.    Employer-employee relations. 16

1-409.    Employee benefits contribution fund. 16

ARTICLE 5. OATHS AND BONDS. 17

1-501.    Oath; affirmation. 17

1-502.    Oaths filed. 17

1-503.    Bonds required. 17

1-504.    Same; premiums. 17

1-505.    Condition of bonds. 17

1-506.    Approval of bonds. 18

ARTICLE 6. OPEN RECORDS. 19

1-601.    Policy. 19

1-602.    Record custodians. 19

1-603.    Local freedom of information officers. 19

1-604.    Public request for access. 20

1-605.    Facilities for public inspection. 20

1-606.    Procedures for inspection. 20

1-607.    Appointment of official custodians. 20

1-608.    Appointment of local freedom of information officer. 21

1-609.    Designation of additional record custodians. 21

1-610.    Requests to be directed to custodians. 21

1-611.    Fee administration. 21

1-612.    Inspection fee. 21

1-613.    Copying fee. 22

1-614.    Prepayment of fees. 22

1-615.    Payment. 22

ARTICLE 7. INVESTMENT OF PUBLIC FUNDS  23

1-701.    Purpose and goals. 23

1-702.    Active funds; designation of depositories; eligible depositories. 23

1-703.    Definitions. 23

1-704.    Investment of idle funds. 24

1-705.    Procedures and restrictions. 26

1-706.    Custody and safekeeping. 26

1-707.    Sale or transfer. 26

1-708.    Interest on time deposits. 26

ARTICLE 8. SPECIAL LIABILITY FUND.. 27

1-801.    Fund created. 27

1-802.    Same; expenditures. 27

1-803.    Same; invest reserves. 27

1-804.    Same; levy authorized. 27

1-805.    Same; budget. 27

ARTICLE 9. DEBT COLLECTION.. 28

1-901.    Bad debt charges. 28

ARTICLE 10. REVENUE, FINANCE & COMMUNITY DEVELOPMENT   29

1-1001.  Main trafficway designations for bond financing purposes. 29

1-1002.  Neighborhood revitalization plan; areas. 29