Melfort City Council
(L - R) City Manager Adam Homes, Councillor Tim Hoenmans, Councillor Doug Terry, Councillor Tara Muntain, Mayor Glenn George, Councillor April Phillips, Councillor Brian Enge and Councillor Trent Mitchell.
Melfort City Council consists of a Mayor and six Councillors, elected for a term of four years. Each member of Council represents the community as a whole and all decisions of Council are by majority vote. Council is responsible for setting City policy, which is implemented and administered by the City Manager.
Agenda items, requests for delegations and correspondence for the regular Council meeting must be received by the City Clerk by 12:00 noon on the Thursday prior to the meeting. Please note that unless it is deemed confidential by the Clerk, all correspondence and communication received by Council becomes a public document, which is made available to the media.
The function and authority of City Council is defined in The Cities Act, and other applicable legislation, and includes both duties and mandatory obligations, such as setting the annual budget and mill rate; and discretionary powers, such as control over zoning, licensing, building standards and many other city services.
| ||The Corporation of the City of Melfort is divided into three major departments; namely Administration & Finance; Works & Utilities and Community & Protective Services.|
Council Standing Committees
Legislative & Finance: Councillor Hoenmans, Chairman; Councillor Phillips, Member
Community Services: Councillor Enge, Chairman; Councillor Terry, Member
Protective Services: Councillor Muntain, Chairman; Councillor Hoenmans, Member
Works & Utilities: Councillor Mitchell, Chairman; Councillor Muntain, Member
All Standing committee terms to expire December 31, 2023
The Mayor is an "ex-officio" voting member of each Standing Committee of Council.
Deputy Mayor Appointments:
Councillor Muntain for term beginning November 1, 2022 to April 30, 2023
Councillor Enge for a term beginning May 1, 2023 to October 31, 2023
Councillor Hoenmans for a term beginning November 1, 2023 to April 30, 2024
Councillor Mitchell for a term beginning May 1, 2024 to October 31, 2024.