City Council

Council Meetings

On the second and fourth Tuesday, regular Council meetings begin at 6:00 pm with a Work Session immediately following. 

Agendas and Minutes   Public Meeting Procedures button

Watch Live

There are three ways to watch Council meetings:

  1. In-person at Rouss City Hall Council Chambers, 15 N. Cameron Street
  2. Online (live or on-demand) via the City's agenda portal
  3. Comcast cable ch. 6 (live only)

Public Comments

Public comments can be made during the regular meeting (sign up at the podium before the meeting starts). The President will call your name when it's your turn to speak.


City Council Members

Two City Council members are elected from each of the City's four wards and the Mayor is elected at-large.  Each member serves a four-year term.

Ward Councilor Title
At-Large John David Smith, Jr. Mayor, Council President
First Ward Richard Bell (Appointed by Council to fill vacancy 11/24/20 until special election) Councilor
First Ward Les Veach Councilor
Second Ward Evan Clark Councilor
Second Ward John Hill Vice-Mayor
Third Ward Kim Herbstritt Vice-President
Third Ward Corey Sullivan Councilor
Fourth Ward Judy McKiernan Councilor
Fourth Ward Philip "Phil" Milstead Councilor

Ward Map

Precinct Map