§ 2. Vacancies  


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  • If the positions of six or fewer Council Members are vacant at any one time, the remainder of the City Council shall, by a majority vote, fill each such position. If the positions of seven or more Council Members are vacant at any one time, the remainder of the City Council shall call a special election to fill such positions, unless such vacancies occur within sixty days of a City General Election, in which event the remainder of the City Council shall, by a majority vote, fill each such position. A person selected to fill any such vacant position must meet all qualifications for such position and shall serve during the unexpired term of such position. (Added by amendment August 15, 1942; amended August 11, 1979)