Ottumwa has the Mayor/Council system of government, with five City Council members and the Mayor elected from the community at-large. The Mayor and City Council members are the duly elected representatives of the citizens of Ottumwa and act as the political head of the City. They are responsible for setting policy, approving the budget, determining the tax rate, and formulating broad long-term policies that outline the City's public function. The City Administrator is appointed by Council to carry out policy and oversee the day-to-day operations of the City on behalf of the City Council.
2013 Council Meeting Minutes
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Sec. 3-1. License--Required.
Sec. 3-2. Same--Fee schedule.