articles

The general duties of a city council member include acting with the entire city council to formulate policies, supervise administrative officers of the city and work to conduct policy concerning not only the current stat... More »

www.reference.com Government & Politics Politics

City council members are responsible for a variety of duties related to local governance, including reviewing and approving annual city budgets, overseeing local public employees, and regulating local business activity b... More »

www.reference.com Business & Finance Careers

A mayor serves as the governmental head of a city and leads city council meetings, makes appointments to boards and commissions, leads city events, serves as ambassador of the city for state and national agencies, and co... More »

similar articles

The main responsibilities of a mayor include enforcing all laws of the city, maintaining safety in the city, managing the operations of the city and occasionally addressing the city residents regarding the state of the c... More »

www.reference.com Government & Politics Politics

City council members are responsible for a variety of duties related to local governance, including reviewing and approving annual city budgets, overseeing local public employees, and regulating local business activity b... More »

www.reference.com Business & Finance Careers

In the city of Chicago, an alderman is an elected member of the city council. Along with the mayor, aldermen act as the legislative body of the city by voting on items such as proposed loans, grants, land acquisitions an... More »

www.reference.com Business & Finance Careers Career Aspirations

The qualifications to become a council member vary depending on the city, state and council position. However, most council positions require that the candidate is a registered voter, at least 18 years of age and a resid... More »

www.reference.com Business & Finance Careers Career Aspirations