There are 2 City Councils in Dunkirk, New York, serving a population of 12,064 people in an area of 5 square miles. There is 1 City Council per 6,032 people, and 1 City Council per 2 square miles.
In New York, Dunkirk is ranked 20th of 2100 cities in City Councils per capita, and 20th of 2100 cities in City Councils per square mile.
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Dunkirk City Council 234 Lord Street Dunkirk, NY
Dunkirk New York City Council 11 Taft Place Dunkirk, NY
The Dunkirk City Council is the legislative body for a city government in Dunkirk, NY. The City Council governs and sets policy for city government. Cities derive their authority from New York State, and the City Council is responsible for exercising that authority. Powers and duties of City Councils include adopting and operating capital budgets, setting Dunkirk tax rates, authorizing borrowing, adopting ordinances and resolutions, and approving contracts. City Councils in Chautauqua County have substantial authority over regulating land use, business activity, and public health and safety, in addition to exercising eminent domain. The City Council also oversees city staff and operations in Dunkirk.You may contact the City Council for questions about: