§ 7.  

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  • The city manager shall appoint a director of public utilities. Except as otherwise provided by ordinance of the council, the director shall succeed to the powers and duties of the director of street railroads and the director of motor buses, and shall exercise the administrative powers of the city in relation to public utilities, except the Cincinnati water works, the Cincinnati Southern Railway, and any other municipally owned or operated utilities. The council shall refer to the city manager all applications and matters of proposed grants and renewals of grants for any public utility within the city. The city manager shall cause the director of public utilities promptly to investigate the same and the city manager shall report in writing to the council his advice and recommendations. The director shall perform such other duties as may be imposed upon him by the council or the city manager.

    Superintendent of Water Works