Message from the Mayor
Dr. Ianthia Fisher
The City Mayor is elected at-large to a two year term. No person shall serve as mayor for more than three consecutive two-year terms.
The mayor shall preside at meetings of the city council and shall be recognized as head of the city government for all ceremonial purposes and by the governor for purposes of martial law but shall have no regular administrative duties. The mayor shall have no vote except in case of a tie vote and shall have no veto power. The mayor pro tem shall act as mayor during the absence or disability of the mayor.