Chapter 2.20


2.20.010    Appointment.

2.20.020    Duties.

*For statutory provisions regarding the duties of the city attorney, see RCW 35.23.111.

2.20.010 Appointment.

The city attorney shall be appointed by the mayor, subject to confirmation by a majority vote of the city council. [Ord. 396 §1, 1966].

2.20.020 Duties.

It is the duty of the city attorney, in addition to the services now required of him, to draw all necessary resolutions, ordinances, notices, calls for bids, contracts, bonds and other documents, and to render all other services of a professional character in providing for the making of any local improvement, the cost of which is to be charged against the property benefitted thereby. [1919 Comp. §16].