Hamilton, Ontario City Council

Hamilton City Council is the governing body of the City of Hamilton, Ontario, Canada. Since November 21, 1960, Council has met at Hamilton City Hall at 71 Main Street West.[2]

Hamilton City Council
Type
Type
Unicameral city council
Established2000 ("New" City of Hamilton)
1973 (Region of Hamilton-Wentworth)
1847 (City of Hamilton)
Leadership
Fred Eisenberger
since December 1, 2014
Chair of Council
rotating
Structure
Seats15 plus Mayor
Length of term
4 years
Salary$184,662.66 (Mayor)
$97,357.26 (Councillor)[1]
Elections
Last election
October 22, 2018
(15 seats)
Next election
October 24, 2022
(15 seats)
Meeting place
Council Chamber
Hamilton City Hall
Hamilton, Ontario
Website
www.hamilton.ca/council-committee/mayor-council/city-councillors

The current council consists of the mayor plus fifteen councillors, one elected from each of the city's wards. The incumbent council was elected in a Hamilton municipal election on October 22, 2018.