(40 ILCS 5/7-218) (from Ch. 108 1/2, par. 7-218)
    Sec. 7-218. Compulsory retirement.
    No provision of this Article shall operate to cause compulsory retirement of any employee, nor to give any employee any specific right to remain in service. Separations and retirements from the service of a municipality or participating instrumentality shall be made in accordance with the currently existing practices of the respective municipalities and participating instrumentalities.
(Source: Laws 1963, p. 161.)