The City Council consists of five representatives, one of which is the City Council President. Each council member is elected at large and therefore, represents all of the citizens of the city. City Council Meetings are held on the second (2nd) and fourth (4th) Wednesdays, but only the second Wednesday for the months of July and August (see §35 of City Charter in the Municipal Code).
The City Council appoints members to the following boards: Assessment and Review Board, Cable Advisory Board, Board of Ethics, Real Estate Committee, Taxicab Commission, and Tree Advisory Board. Please see Boards & Commissions for a full description of each.