(65 ILCS 5/3.1-45-5)
(from Ch. 24, par. 3.1-45-5)
Composition; manner of acting.
The board of trustees
shall consist of the president and
trustees and, except as otherwise provided in this Code, shall exercise
the same powers and perform the same duties as the city council in
cities. It shall pass ordinances, resolutions, and motions in the same
manner as a city council. The president of the board of trustees may
exercise the same veto power and powers in Section 3.1-40-30, and with like
effect, as the mayor of a
city. The trustees may pass motions, resolutions, and ordinances over
the president's veto in like manner as the aldermen of a city council.
(Source: P.A. 87-1119.)