The City Council of Odem consists of a mayor and five council members elected by a majority vote at large. Each member runs for office in a numbered place position. Both the Mayor and members of the city council are elected for a term of two years and will hold office until their respective successors have been elected and qualified.
The council’s responsibility is to enact policies, adopt ordinances an resolutions, and establish the annual budget in order to provide services to the public. The Mayor and council members are also responsible for and require that the city secretary enforce all laws: federal, state, and municipal.
Date: First Tuesday of each month
Time: 7:00pm CST
Location: Community Room of the Public Library, 516 Voss Avenue, Odem TX 78370
City council meetings are open to the public and citizens are encouraged to attend and actively participate in the city government.