Prior to the adoption of Ord. 21092 on 09/19/2011, Section 8-1 read as follows.

    Voting precincts in the city shall be established by the Boone County Clerk or election official for said county as prescribed by statute. Elections for council members shall be held annually on the first Tuesday after the first Monday in April in accordance with the City Charter. The city council may call special elections in accordance with state law.

(Code 1964, § 8.020)