08270 City Council

Find 08270 city councils. City councils provide information about mayors, council members, and city halls, voter registration and how to register to vote in an election, and where to vote.


Cape May City Council 643 Washington Street Cape May NJ 08204 24.4 miles from 08270 609-884-9530


New Castle City Council 220 Delaware Street New Castle DE 19720 49.4 miles from 08270 302-322-9801

Camden City Council 520 Market Street Camden NJ 08102 49.8 miles from 08270 856-757-7115

Philadelphia City Council 494 City Hall Philadelphia PA 19107 51.3 miles from 08270 215-686-3412

Middletown City Council 19 West Green Street Middletown DE 19709 51.3 miles from 08270 302-378-5670

Georgetown Sussex County Council 2 The Circle Georgetown DE 19947 51.5 miles from 08270 302-855-7704

New Castle County Council 800 North French Street Wilmington DE 19801 52.0 miles from 08270 302-395-8383

Sussex County Council South Coastal Lane Frankford DE 19945 54.1 miles from 08270 302-855-7730

What is an ordinance?

An ordinance is a legislative action taken by the City Council that enacts or changes a local law, policy, or procedure. The complete body of city ordinances is known as the Code of Ordinances.

What are the requirements for being a candidate for City Council?

Each city has its own eligibility requirements. Generally, an individual must be an adult, eligible to vote, and a resident of the city. Some cities require residency of a minimum period of time. Some prohibit individuals convicted of a felony or misappropriation of public funds from running for City Council.

What is the difference between a City Council and a Town Council?

A City Council and a Town Council are both legislative bodies for local government. Some states make no distinction between a city and town, and confer the same powers and duties to their legislative bodies. Other states make a distinction between different classes of local government. In those states, a City Council may have more extensive powers and duties than a Town Council.