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A Codification of the General Ordinances
of the City of Ida Grove, Iowa



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1-2.0101 Title

This article may be cited as the charter of the city of Ida Grove, Iowa.

1-2.0102 Form of government

The form of government of the city of Ida Grove, Iowa, is the mayor-council form of government.

(Code of Iowa, 1975, Sec. 372.4)

1-2.0103 Powers and duties

The council and mayor and other city officers have such powers and shall perform such duties as are authorized or required by state law and by the ordinances, resolutions, rules and regulations of the city.

1-2.0104 Number and term of council

The council consists of two councilmen elected at large and one councilman from each of three wards as established by the city code, elected for terms of four years.

(Code of Iowa, 1975, Sec. 372.4)

1-2.0105 Term of mayor

The mayor is elected for a term of four years.

(Code of Iowa, 1975, Sec. 376.2)

1-2.0106 Copies on file

The clerk shall keep an official copy of the charter on file with the official records of the clerk, the secretary of state, and shall keep copies of the charter available at the clerk's office for public inspection.

(Code of Iowa, 1975, Sec. 372.1)