Mayor & Council

About the Council

Newark City Council is comprised of six council members and a mayor, each of whom has one vote. Six council members, elected from separate districts, serve staggered two-year terms. The mayor, elected at-large, serves a three-year term. Use the links to the left to learn more about the city council.


The City Council meets every second, third and fourth Monday of the month at 7 pm in the council chamber of the Municipal Building, with breaks for elections and holidays.

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