The Governing Body
The City of Keyser is organized under a City Charter and provides for a strong mayor-council system. The mayor is elected by popular vote to a four-year term and is responsible for the administration of the city government.
The Role of the City Council:
The Keyser City Council is the governing body and is responsible for enacting ordinances and determining public policy. It is composed of 5 members that are elected at large by popular vote to a term of four years. Regular meetings of the Council are held at the city council chambers on the second and fourth Wednesday of each month, beginning at 6:00 p.m.