The purchasing agent shall purchase all supplies according to subsection 1 of Section 6 of Article VI. No purchase of supplies exceeding the amount set by the City Council shall be made except through authorization of City Council.
The purchasing agent shall see to the delivery of supplies to each officer and department to whom they belong, and take and file receipts therefor. He shall conduct all sales of property belonging to the City which are unfit or unnecessary for the City's use, but only after such sale has been authorized by the City Council, and subject to such restrictions as the City Council may by ordinance provide.
The City Manager shall act as purchasing agent.