BOARD OF COMMISSIONERS – DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES
The Madeira Beach Board of Commissioners consists of the Mayor and the four Commission members. After each municipal election, a Vice-Mayor is selected for a one-year term to fulfill the duties of the Mayor if he is unable to do so.
The Board is the legislative and governing body of the City of Madeira Beach. It establishes policies to protect the health, safety, and general welfare of the City of Madeira Beach.
The Mayor presides at all meetings of the Board and performs other duties of his or her office. He has voice and votes in the proceedings of the Board. He uses the title of Mayor in executing mayoral duties. The mayor is the official head of the City when serving civil process and for ceremonial purposes. The powers and duties of the Mayor are those conferred upon him by the Charter and no other.
Meetings take place at City Hall on the second Tuesday of every month at 6:00 p.m. in the Auditorium. Workshops are usually on the fourth Tuesday of each month at 2:00 p.m. also in the Auditorium at City Hall. The Board of Commissioners may schedule other regular meetings as it deems necessary in accordance with its established rules of procedure. Special meetings may be held on the call of the Mayor or a majority of the Commission members with no less than twenty-four (24) hours notice in writing to each member and the public.
All agendas and future meetings can be found on the home page Calendar or under the Agendas & Minutes page.