Frequently Asked Questions
How often does City Council meet?
City Council meets on the second Monday every month at 7:00PM in the Council Chambers. Special Meetings and other meetings are scheduled on an as needed basis.
How do I request to speak to City Council at a public meeting?
Contact the Clerk's Office. You can do this by filing out the "Contact Us" form in the "How Do I" section of our website.
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WORK SESSION MEETINGSeptember 29th, 2015 The Bessemer City Council met for a work session on Tuesday, September 29th, 2015 at 3:30PM in the Council Chambers of City Hall. Proper notice was given. Call to OrderMayor Becky Full Story ››
REGULAR MEETINGSeptember 14th, 2015 The Bessemer City Council met in regular session on Monday, September 14th, 2015 at 7:00 PM in the Council Chamber of City Hall. Members PresentMayor Becky Smith, Council Members: Dan Boling, Kay Full Story ››
Standard and Poor's Ratings Services (S&P) raised its rating on Bessemer City's series 2004 general obligation refunding bonds from 'A+' to 'AA-'. Rating agencies such as S&P routinely update their bond ratings of municipalities to reflect recent Full Story ››