The job of a mayor is to be the official spokesperson for his city in all matters relating to government and the community. He ensures that the city fulfills its duties under the law and exercises its powers. More »

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 »

A mayor's job description depends on the area they preside over and whether their role ties with the government or the local council. Those working with the local council only may fulfill a part-time role that allows the... More »

A mayor is the official spokesperson for all government and community matters for the city he represents. A mayor works to ensure the city exercises its powers under the law and fulfills all legal duties and obligations. More »

While government is a general term for the group of individuals who possess the authority to govern or regulate a political entity, such as a city, state or country, parliament is a specific type of government. Under a p... More »

State government refers to the government offices, elected officials, bureaucrats, laws and government services that exist at the state level in each of the 50 states in the United States while local government refers to... More »

When addressing written correspondence to a mayor, the official is addressed as "The Honorable" followed by the individual's full name. The salutation in such a communication reads "Dear Mayor" followed by the individual... More »