The City of Bridgman is a City Council and City Manager form of government. The City Council consists of the Mayor and six Council Members elected at large in the City. City Council are elected to 4 year terms on a staggered schedule, (4 of the Council are elected in one election and 3 in the following election), with regular elections held in odd years). To be eligible for City Council, the candidates must have resided in the City for at least one year and be a registered voter of the city.
Following each regular city election, elected Council members are sworn in and seated at the organizational meeting in following the election. At the organizational meeting the Mayor is elected by the Council for a two-year term. The Mayor with consensus of the Council appoints the Mayor Pro Tem. At the organizational meeting the Council adopts their annual meeting schedule for the year.
2012 Bridgman City Council (Current Term)
Mayor Ron Birmingham November 2013
Mayor Pro Tem Jim Catania November 2013
Councilor Robert Liskey November 2013
Councilor Hannah Anderson November 2013
Councilor William H. Boyd November 2015
Councilor Kathleen Ramso November 2015
Councilor Suzy Barnes November 2015
City Council meetings are regularly held the first and third Mondays of every month at 6:30 p.m. in the City Council Chambers at City Hall. Meetings are open to the public. Click here to view City Council minutes.