Rockmart City Council
The City of Rockmart operates under the council-manager form of government. Policy-making and legislative authority are vested in a governing council consisting of the mayor and 5 other members.
Representation The City is divided into five geographic wards and each has a member of the council who is elected by the constituents of their respective ward. The Mayor is voted on at large by all voters within the city limits.
This plan establishes a representative system where all power is concentrated in the elected council as a whole.
The Mayor and Council appoint a City Manager to administer and oversee the delivery of public services. They also appoint a City Clerk, who is the Finance Officer for the City as well as the custodian of the official city records.