The City Council is the legislative body and makes laws and policy decisions through the enactment of ordinances and resolutions. The City Council consists of four Council Members and a Mayor. Council Members serve four-year terms and the Mayor serves a two-year term.
Title VI of the Civil Rights Act of 1964 prohibits discrimination on the basis of race, color, or national origin in programs and activities receiving federal financial assistance. The Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) is a Federal civil rights law that prohibits discrimination against people with disabilities.
Advisory bodies provide an opportunity to learn about the operating policies and procedures of municipal government. It personifies citizen participation in policy determination and provides an opportunity to play a vital role in the communication process between citizens and elected representatives.
State law requires that every general-purpose local government publish a complete set of audited financial statements. These reports contain the disclosures necessary to promote in depth understanding of the City's financial affairs and evaluate its financial condition.
The City of Livermore strives to re-imagine its role as a city and how to meet the needs of the people who live, work, and play here. Livermore prides itself on its innovative approach to serving the community and has rightfully earned recognition throughout the years.
The City of Livermore develops a two-year financial plan every other year and updates the budget segment every year. The fiscal year begins on July 1 and ends on June 30 of the following year.
The City of Livermore has nine departments and operates under a Council-Manager form of government.
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The City of Livermore's State and Federal Legislative Platform documents the City's position on several legislative categories. The positions and categories are based on Council goals, priorities and policies, and community core values.
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