(65 ILCS 5/2-3-16)
(from Ch. 24, par. 2-3-16)
Upon the creation of a new village as specified in Sections 2-3-10
through 2-3-15 village officers shall be elected in the manner prescribed
in Section 2-3-7. Until such officers are elected and have qualified, the
officers of the original village or incorporated town shall have
jurisdiction over the new village.
Upon the election and qualification of the officers of the new village,
the terms of all officers of the original village or incorporated town held
by residents of the new village, who continue to reside in the new village,
shall be terminated, and these latter officers shall cease to act when
their successors have been elected, or appointed, and have qualified.
(Source: Laws 1961, p. 576