City Council

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Meet Your Elected Officials Structure & Responsibilities
The City Council consists of 7 members elected by the residents of the City of Denison. Four of the council members are elected from single member districts, places 1 through 4, and 3 are elected at large, including the mayor and places 5 and 6.

Under the council-manager form of government the Council:
  • Adopts budgets
  • Appoints the city manager, who executes the laws and administers the government of the city
  • Determines policies
  • Enacts legislation