Cincinnati City Council
Your Legislative Body
The Cincinnati City Council is the City's legislative body. The popularly elected city council is responsible for enacting ordinances, imposing taxes, making appropriations, establishing policy, and hiring some city officials. The council adopts the local general plan, zoning, and subdivision ordinance.
The mission of the Cincinnati City Council is to provide, in a democratic and transparent manner, efficient and effective services which will make Cincinnati a better place in which to live, work and play.
City Council Members
The Cincinnati City Council is composed of nine members elected at-large.
Contact City Council
- Public Hearing: Livable Communities
The Livable Communities Committee has scheduled a Public Hearing for Tuesday, June 4, 2013 at 1 p.m. in Council Chambers.
- Public Hearings: Livable Communities Committee
The Livable Communities Committee has scheduled Public Hearings for Tuesday, May 21, 2013 at 1 p.m. in Council Chambers.
- Public Hearings: Budget & Finance Committee
The City of Cincinnati's Budget and Finance Committee will have three public hearings, to discuss the City Manager's Recommended FY 2013-2014 Biennial Budget.
- Cancellation: Public Safety Committee
The Public Safety Committee meeting scheduled for Tuesday, May 14, 2013, at 2 p.m has been cancelled.
- Special Meeting: Rules & Government Operations
The Rules and Government Operations Committee will hold a special meeting Tuesday, May 14, 2013, at 10:30 a.m. in Council Chambers.