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ORDINANCE NO. <br />AN ORDINANCE AMENDING CHAPTER 4 OF THE MUNICIPAL CODE OF ELK GROVE VILLAGE <br />RELATING TO THE POSITION OF VILLAGE MANAGER <br />NOW, THEREFORE, BE IT ORDAINED by the President and Board of Trustees of the <br />Village of Elk Grove Village, Counties of Cook and Du Page, Illinois: <br />Section 1. That Sections 4.1001 through Section 4.1005 of Chapter 4 of the <br />Municipal Code of Elk Grove Village are hereby repealed. <br />Section 2. That Chapter 4 of the Municipal Code of Elk Grove Village is hereby <br />amended by adding the following: <br />ARTICLE X VILLAGE MANAGER <br />Section 4.1001. Creation of Office. The office of Village Manager is <br />hereby created. <br />Section 4.1002. Appointment of Village Manager. The Village Manager shall <br />be appointed by majority vote of the President and Board of Trustees acting <br />jointly for an indefinite term. He shall be chosen solely on the basis of <br />his executive and administrative qualifications with special reference to <br />his actual experience in or his knowledge of accepted practice in respect <br />to the duties of his office hereinafter set forth. At the time of his <br />appointment he need not be a resident of the Village or the state, but dur- <br />ing his tenure of office he shall reside within the Village. No Village <br />elected official shall receive such appointment during the term for which he <br />shall have been elected nor within one year after the expiration of his term. <br />Section 4.1003. Removal of Village Manager. The Board of Trustees may <br />remove the Village Manager at any time by a majority vote of its members. <br />At least thirty days before such removal becomes effective, the Board of <br />Trustees shall furnish the Manager with a written statement setting forth <br />its intention to remove him and the reasons therefor. If requested by the <br />Manager the Board of Trustees shall grant him a public hearing during this <br />thirty day period. <br />Section 4.1004. Powers and Duties of Village Manager. The Village Manager <br />shall be the chief administrative officerof the Village. All departments <br />shall report to the Village Manager including the Fire and Police Depart- <br />ments. He may head one or more departments and shall be responsible to the <br />