As the legislative body of the city, the City Council usually meets twice every
month to exercise general and specific powers delegated by state statute.
The City Council votes on all proposed ordinances, grants, bond issues, land
acquisitions and sales, zoning changes, Mayoral appointees, and other financial
Its 10 standing committees work with individual departments on the execution
of city activities, and review proposed ordinances, resolutions and orders before
they are voted on by the full council.
COMPLETE LISTING OF CITY COUNCIL COMMITTEES