§ 7. General Powers of the Mayor  

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  • The Mayor shall have and exercise such powers, prerogatives and authority, acting independently of or in concert with the City Council, as are conferred by the provisions of this Article or as may be conferred upon him by the City Council, not inconsistent with the general purposes and provisions of this charter, and shall have the power to administer oaths. Subject to the confirmation of the Council, he shall have the power to appoint all advisory boards created by the Charter or ordinance. The Mayor shall appoint, subject to confirmation of the City Council, the Civil Service Commissioners as is provided in Article Va of the existing Charter. (Added by amendment August 15, 1942)