§7-9-14. Removal of officers.
The board, for misconduct or willful neglect of duty, and upon
sufficient proof thereof, may remove any officer or employee of the
institution, except the superintendent thereof, who shall be
removed for cause and in the manner provided for the removal of
city officers; and any employee of the superintendent may be
discharged at his discretion, but no officer shall be removed by
the board until he has had an opportunity to be heard in his