City Council members are elected at-large. The City Council is comprised of five members. All Council members serve 4-year terms. All elections are on a non-partisan basis. From within the Council, one member is elected as President of the Council and is recognized as Mayor. The Mayor presides over Council meetings and represents the City in ceremonial functions. Council members shall be registered voters of the City. Terms of all elected officials shall commence on the first regular meeting in December of each election year.