5. Such members shall be appointed for a term of four years, except the first who shall be appointed, five for one year, five for two years, six for three years and six for four years.
At the end of their term, members of the Council remain in office until they are reappointed or replaced.
Any vacancy shall be filled for the remainder of the term of the member to be replaced.
In no case shall the mandate be renewable consecutively more than once.
R. S. 1964, c. 234, s. 5; 1990, c. 8, s. 67.