Roles And Responsibilities Of The Mayor And Council

The City of Weston is structured and operates under the Manager-Mayor Plan specified in West Virginia Code. Chapter 8 of the West Virginia Code, particularly §8-3-2 specifies the roles and responsibilities of the Mayor and Council

  • The Mayor is elected at large by the qualified voters of the City of Weston.
  • The Mayor is a member and presiding officer of the Council.
  • Additional duties and limitations of the Mayor are further specified in the City Charter.
  • The Council will contain no less the five members but no more than eleven members elected at large or by wards, or both, by the qualified voters of the City of Weston.
  • The Mayor is elected at large by the qualified voters of the City of Weston, who then serves as the presiding officer of the Council.
  • The Council is charged with appointing the City Manager.
  • The Council is the governing body for the City of Weston.
  • The Council supervises the City Manager.
  •  Additional duties and limitations of the Council are further specified in the City Charter.

Term: 4 years

City Council Members

Council -- Term July 1, 2015-June 30, 2019

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    Ward I - John Wyllie

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    Ward II - Eric Dever

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    Ward III - Richard Flanigan

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    Ward IV - Justin Roy

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    Mayor - Julia Spelsberg