The City of Poway relies on a Council-Manager form of government where its City Council comprises five elected…More members.
Poway's City Council oversees all departments, adopts ordinances and meets twice a month on Tuesday evening. The City Council is also tasked with appointing the City Manager, City Attorney and City Clerk.
Each term is four years long. Each year the City Council also selects a Deputy Mayor. The city does not have term limits.
The members of the City Council are as follows:
Don Higginson, mayor: Term ends November 2014
Merrilee Boyack, council member: Term ends November 2012
Jim Cunningham, deputy mayor: Term ends November 2012
Dave Grosch, council member: Term ends November 2014
John Mullin, council member: Term ends November 2014