Sec. 2-1-11. Presiding officer.

(a) Regular, Adjourned Regular and Special Meetings. The mayor is the presiding officer at all regular, adjourned regular and special meetings of the city council. In the absence of the mayor, the mayor pro tempore shall preside.
(b) Study Sessions. The mayor pro tempore is the presiding officer at all study sessions of the city council. In the absence of the mayor pro tempore, the mayor shall preside.
(c) Absence of Mayor and Mayor Pro Tempore. In the absence of the mayor and the mayor pro tempore, the city clerk shall call the council to order, and a temporary presiding officer shall be elected by the council members present to serve until the arrival of the mayor or mayor pro tempore or until adjournment. (Ord. No. 935, § 2 (part); Ord. No. 1279, § 2; Ord. No. 1317, § 2 (part).)