The City of Grosse Pointe government operates under the Council-Manager form of government, in which an elected council, consisting of the Mayor and six members of the Council, oversee City policies. The Council selects a professional manager to oversee the day-to-day operation of governmental services and programs and who implements the policies of the Council. The Mayor serves a two-year term and half of the Council is elected on a staggered cycle for four-year terms. City of Grosse Pointe Council Members are not compensated for their services to the community.
Pictured Left to Right: Council Members Stempfle, Parthum and Turnbull being sworn in by City Clerk Arthurs.
Term expires in November 2013
Term expires in November of 2015
Mayoral term is for 2 years - Current term expires in 2013
Pictured right - Mayor Scrace being sworn in.
Public meetings of the City Council of the City of Grosse Pointe are held generally the third Monday of each month at 7:00 p.m. in the Council Chambers, 17147 Maumee Avenue, Grosse Pointe, MI 48230. Please see our event calendar for specific meeting dates.