This newly revised edition of the popular ICMA brochure explains:

  • What the council-manager form of government is and why it works.
  • What types of communities use this form of government.
  • The benefits to a community that adopts the council-manager form of government.

The brochure also discusses the roles of the mayor/chief elected official, council/board, manager, and residents under the council-manager form of government. 


New, Reduced Membership Dues

A new, reduced dues rate is available for CAOs/ACAOs, along with additional discounts for those in smaller communities, has been implemented. Learn more and be sure to join or renew today!