What does the Mayor do?

The Mayor serves in a few different roles on the City Council. He sets the agenda for and conducts City Council meetings as well as is responsible for appointing residents to the various boards, commissions, and committees that advise the Council. In addition, the Mayor serves on the Liquor Control Review Board, acts as an ambassador for the City, champions various issues by providing a global perspective to the Council, and speaks to young people around Evanston about the importance of civic engagement.