The City Council is directly elected by the citizens of Altamont. As your representatives, Council-members make decisions on many of the issues that affect your city. The Altamont City Council determines which proposed statutes become law. They also determine a yearly budget for the City.
The Mayor is chosen by popular election, and has several responsibilities. Every year, the Mayor appoints heads of the various departments; appointments are submitted to Council for their approval. For more information, please visit the Mayor & Council page.
The Altamont Municipal Court is responsible for ruling in civil cases occurring within the boundaries of the City of Altamont. For more information, please visit the Municipal Court page.
Please feel free to explore the following links to learn how each part of your city government operates: