[HISTORY: Adopted by the City Council of the City of Scranton 9-26-1979 as Part I of the 1979 Code. Amendments noted where applicable.]
Administration of government — See Ch. 6.
WE, THE PEOPLE, OF THE CITY OF SCRANTON, IN ADOPTING THIS HOME RULE CHARTER, RECOGNIZE THAT GOVERNMENT IS COMPETENT ONLY WHEN THOSE WHO COMPOSE IT WORK AS TRUSTEES OF THE PEOPLE. AS A SERVANT OF THE PEOPLE, GOOD GOVERNMENT MUST BE RESPONSIVE TO THEIR BASIC HUMAN NEEDS, THEREFORE TO SECURE THESE GOALS THIS CHARTER IS ORDAINED AND ESTABLISHED.