XIII. - POLITICAL ACTIVITY.  


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  • Employees may express their opinion privately as citizens and may vote in any election and are urged to exercise this right as a citizen. Employees have the right to be involved in state or county political campaigns and any activities only during off-duty hours. Employees may not, however, campaign for municipal office or hold municipal office nor engage in mayor-council campaign activities. A covered employee who is a candidate for municipal office in the City of Tuscumbia shall take a leave of absence beginning on the day he or she files a statement of candidacy and continuing for as long as he or she is a candidate for the office.

(Ord. No. 07-0702, 7-2-2007)