[CC 1974 §§2-46 — 2-47; Ord. No. 6 §1-607, 2-8-1958]
Bond. The City Collector shall, before entering on the discharge of his/her official duties, execute a bond to the City in such amount as shall be determined by the Board of Aldermen by resolution, with two (2) or more sufficient sureties to be approved by the Board of Aldermen. The condition of such bond shall be that he/she will promptly, honestly and faithfully discharge the duties of his/her office, account for and pay over to the City Treasurer all money which shall come into his/her hands for the City and shall at least once a month turn over to the City Treasurer all money belonging to the City received by him/her for all sources.
Duties. The City Collector shall report to the City Treasurer monthly all money received and collected by him/her from all sources which may be levied by law or ordinances, all licenses of every description authorized by this Code and other City ordinances to be collected and all money belonging to the City which may come into his/her hands. He/she shall designate to the City Treasurer the funds to which such money belongs and shall take from the City Treasurer two (2) receipts for such money, specifying the funds to which the money belongs, one (1) of such receipts he/she shall file with the City Clerk and the other shall be kept by him/her. The City Collector shall report to the Board of Aldermen at the regular meeting in each month all the taxes collected on the real and personal delinquent lists and he/she shall pay the same into the City Treasury and shall receive credit therefor. He/she shall turn over to his/her successor in office all uncollected delinquent lists receiving credit therefor and his/her successor shall be charged therewith; provided, that the Board of Aldermen may declare worthless any and all personal delinquent taxes which they may deem uncollectible. The City Collector shall report to the Board of Aldermen, in writing, at any time when called upon to do so the amount of money that has come into his/her hands as City Collector, the time when and the sources from which he/she received such money, the amounts paid over by him/her to the City Treasurer with the dates of such payments and the amount, if any, still remaining in his/her hands.