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. 4

1-116. General penalty. 4

1-117. Severability. 5

ARTICLE 2. GOVERNING BODY.. 6

1-201. Governing body. 6

1-202. Same; powers generally. 6

1-203. Same; 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. 7

1-212. Code of ethics. 8

ARTICLE 3. OFFICERS AND EMPLOYEES. 10

1-301. Appointment. 10

1-302. Employees. 10

1-303. Removal. 10

1-304. Vacancy in office. 10

1-305. City clerk. 10

1-306. Same; fiscal records. 11

1-307. Same; seal; oaths. 11

1-308. Same; withholding agents. 11

1-309. City treasurer. 12

1-310. City superintendent. 12

1-311. Chief of police. 13

1-312. City attorney; office; duties. 13

1-313. Appointment or employment in more than one position. 14

1-314. Conflict of interest. 14

ARTICLE 4. PERSONNEL POLICY AND EMPLOYEE BENEFITS  15

1-401. Personnel rules and regulations. 15

ARTICLE 5. OATHS AND BONDS. 16

1-501. Oath. 16

1-502. Oaths filed. 16

1-503. Bonds required. 16

1-504. Same; premiums. 16

1-505. Condition of bonds. 16

1-506. Approval of bonds. 17

ARTICLE 6. OPEN RECORDS. 18

1-601. Policy. 18

1-602. Record custodians. 18

1-603. Public request for access. 18

1-604. Facilities for public inspection. 18

1-605. Procedures for inspection. 18

1-606. Appointment of official custodians. 18

1-607. Designation of additional record custodians. 19

1-608. Duties of custodians. 19

1-609. Requests to be directed to custodians. 19

1-610. Fee administration. 20

1-611. Inspection fee. 20

1-612. Copying fee. 20

1-613. Prepayment of fees. 20

1-614. Payment. 20

ARTICLE 7.  INVESTMENT OF PUBLIC FUNDS  21

1-701. Purpose and goals. 21

1-702. Active funds; designation of depositories; eligible depositories. 21

1-703. Definitions. 21

1-704. Investment of idle funds. 22

1-705. Procedures and restrictions. 24

1-706. Custody and safekeeping. 24

1-707. Sale or transfer. 24

1-708. Interest on time deposits. 24

ARTICLE 8. REVENUE AND COMMUNITY DEVELOPMENT  25

1-801. Capital improvement fund. 25

1-802. City sales tax; 1% for general city operations. 25

ARTICLE 9. TREE BOARD.. 26

1-901. Definitions. 26

1-902. Creation and establishment of a city tree board. 26

1-903. Term of office. 26

1-904. Compensation. 26

1-905. Duties and responsibilities. 26

1-906. Operation. 26

1-907. Street tree species to be planted. 27

1-908. Spacing and distances. 27

1-909. Distances and clearance for planting. 27

1-910. Public tree care. 27

1-911. Permit required. 27

1-912. Tree topping. 27

1-913. Clearances over streets and walkways. 28

1-914. Dead or diseased tree removal. 28

1-915. Removal of stumps. 28

1-916. Interference with the tree board. 28

1-917. Access. 28

1-918. Arborist license and bond. 28

1-919. Review by city council. 29

1-920. Penalty. 29