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Section 705.84 | Powers and duties of board of control.


In municipal corporations organized under sections 705.71 to 705.86, inclusive, of the Revised Code, there shall be a board of control composed of the mayor, who shall be the president thereof, the auditor, and the heads of the departments appointed by the mayor. The board of control shall:

(A) Have stated meetings at least twice a week;

(B) Keep a record of its proceedings;

(C) Take its votes by yeas and nays, which votes shall be entered on the record;

(D) Adopt any motion or order only by a majority vote of all the members of the board.

No ordinance or resolution involving any expenditure of money for public improvements shall be passed until it has been approved by the board of control, except upon a two-thirds vote of the council of the municipal corporation.

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