Section 2-176 Directors of departments.


    At the head of each department there shall be a director who shall be an officer of the city and shall have supervision and control of the department, subject to the city manager. The director of the police department shall be the chief of police, and the director of the fire department shall be the fire chief. Except as may be otherwise provided by the charter, all directors of departments shall be appointed by the city manager.   Except as otherwise provided by the Charter, the city manager shall establish the qualifications and duties of department heads. Two (2) departments may be headed by the same individual; the city manager may head a department, or more than one with consent of the council; and directors of departments may serve as chiefs of divisions.

(Code 1964, § 2.550; Ord. No. 21091, § 1, 9-19-11)


(Ord. 21091, Amended, 09/19/2011, Prior Text)