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The governing body of the City of Conroe shall be a mayor-council composed of five (5) councilmen and a mayor elected at large from the City of Conroe as hereinafter provided.
As hereinafter used in the charter, the word council shall be construed to mean a mayor and five (5) councilmen. Pursuant to its provisions and subject only to the limitations imposed by the State Constitution and Statues and by this charter, all powers of the City shall be vested in the elected council which shall enact local legislation, adopt budgets, determine policies and execute the laws and administer the government of the City. All powers of the City shall be exercised in the manner prescribed by the charter, or if the manner be not prescribed then in such manner as may be prescribed by ordinance.
State law reference - Home rule, V.T.C.A., Local Government Code § 5.004.