The City Council is the governing body of the city and consists of eight council members who are elected by wards. The Mayor appoints the President Protem from among the Council members following the mayoral election. The Mayor presides over all Council meetings and acts as the City Official designated to represent the city in agreements with other entities, but has no voting duties except as required to break a tie among Council.
The City Council holds its meetings on the second Tuesday of each month at 6:00 p.m. at City Hall. The regular meetings are open to the public and meeting agendas are posted at least 24 hours prior to the meeting on the City Hall bulletin board. If you wish to be recognized and speak on any matter at Council, we ask that you notify the Clerk no later than 4pm the Friday prior to the meeting. Matters related to personnel will be heard in closed session following regular