§7-9-3. Appointment of directors.
The directors shall be appointed by the mayor, and the county
court or other tribunal acting in lieu thereof, of such city and
county having such joint workhouse, with the approval of the
council of such city and county commissioners, and shall hold their
office for five years, except that at the first appointment one
director shall be appointed for one year, one for two years, and
one for three years, one for four years, and one for five years,
and thereafter one shall be appointed annually, but all
appointments shall be made in conformity with section two.