Chapter 3: Municipal Officials

Municipal officials have many responsibilities.  All officials must have a thorough knowledge of the community, its people, and its problems, as well as an understanding of their individual roles and the issues they will confront.  This chapter  will provide an overview of the common roles of municipal officials.

LOC members with additional questions about their role as a municipal official are encouraged to contact their city attorney.

Topics Include:

  • Roles of Elected Council/Commission Officials
  • Role of Mayors
  • Recalls
  • Common Appointed Officials
    • City Manager
    • City Attorney
    • City Recorder
    • Public Safety Officials
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