Municipal Government in North Carolina

Municipal Government in North Carolina

Municipal governments are the most common form of government in North Carolina. This introductory module describes the two legal options for organizing municipal government and presents alternative structures available under these two models. The module outlines legal roles and responsibilities for members of city council, mayor and appointed manager. It also includes common expectations of mayors, members of the governing board and manager to operate as high-performing governing boards.

Public Officials - Local and State Government Roles
Topics - Local and State Government