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City Clerk
The City Clerk's office is responsible for many duties, whether imposed by statute or those customized to satisfy local needs. They include: keeping the City Seal and all municipal records; preparing, organizing and distributing proceedings of all City Council meetings; publication of legal notices and ordinances; City Archivist; and certain financial duties.

City Council
The City Council is composed of eight Council members and a Mayor. They are elected by city voters and are directly responsible to the people.

City Commissions
Commissions, Boards and Committees play various important roles in City Administration. Several are mandated by state statute and can exercise their powers without specific authorization from the City Aldermen while others are used in an advisory role to help formulate policies and to recommend actions.

City Employment
All City of Berwyn applicants will be afforded equal employment opportunity without discrimination because of race, color, religion, sex, marital status, national origin or ancestry, citizenship status, age, physical or mental disability unrelated to ability, sexual orientation, military status or unfavorable discharge from military service.

City Treasurer
The City Treasurer is an elected official whom assists the City of Berwyn in the up keeping of monetary transactions.

Council Agendas
View current and previous Council Agendas.

Council Minutes
View current and previous Council Minutes.

Departmental Directory
The City of Berwyn consists of several distinct offices to serve its residents and business community.

Federal Government
This section of the website will provide you with general information on those who represent the City's legislative interests.

Local Government
The City of Berwyn operates under a Strong Mayor form of government, according to Illinois Municipal Code 65 ILCS 5/.

Mayors Office
Message From The Office Of The Mayor

Ordinances
View all City Ordinances.

State Government
This section of the website will provide you with general information on those who represent the City's legislative interests.

Township
Berwyn Township was established by the Illinois Legislature in 1922 as one of the few coterminous townships in the state. The Berwyn Public Health District was established at the same time.