[Adopted 9-1-1972 as Ch. 8, Secs. 8-3, 8-4 and 8-6, of the 1972 Code]
Within the Cemetery Department, there shall be a Cemetery Board as provided by Section 25 of the Charter, the members of which shall be appointed by the Council.
A majority of all the members of the Cemetery Board shall constitute a quorum. A complete copy of the minutes of each meeting shall be filed with the City Clerk. If a member is absent from four consecutive regular meetings of the Board, the member shall thereupon cease to hold office.
The Cemetery Board may adopt regulations for the administration and operation of the City cemetery or cemeteries, subject to ordinances which the Council may enact, and it may make recommendations to the Council and to the City Manager on matters pertaining to the City cemetery or cemeteries.
The Cemetery Board may solicit money or other property, either real or personal, for the creation of a permanent fund, the income from which may be used for the maintenance or improvement of individual graves or lots, or for the perpetual care of any portion of the cemetery, or the entire cemetery, as may be designated by the donor. In case the donor does not specify particular graves, lots or tracts, the income from such monies shall be used for general care of the cemetery.
The money received for such purposes may be invested in the following manner: