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§ III-8 Sessions.

The City Council shall meet annually on the Thursday next after the first Monday in December and
may continue in session for such period it deems necessary. The Mayor may convene the City
Council in special session when, in the Mayors opinion, the public business demands it. The
President also may call the City Council to meet in special session whenever in the Presidents
opinion such action is desirable, and shall call it into special session upon the written request of
two-thirds of its members.