The City of Cosmopolis operates under the mayor-council form of government, where policy and administration are separated. All legislative and policy-making powers are vested in the city council. The administrative authority, including veto power, is vested in the mayor.
The Cosmopolis City Council holds its regular meetings on the 3rd Wednesday during the months of January through September and on the 1st and 3rd Wednesdays in October, November & December. The city council meetings are held at 7pm in City Hall.
Frank Chestnutfchestnut@cosmopolis.us.comFrank Chestnut was elected to the Council in January 2008 and re-elected in 2011. He is a lifelong resident of Grays Harbor and resides in Cosmopolis with his wife of 40 years, Sharon. They have two adult children and four grandchildren. His community service contributions include serving on the Cosmopolis School Board, as well as the City’s Planning Commission for nine years. Frank presently serves on the City’s Finance, Public Works and Parks & Recreation committees, in addition to the GH Council of Governments board.
Kyle Pauley (Position 1)email@example.comKyle Pauley was appointed to the Council in December 2014 to fill the seat of now Mayor Frank Chestnut. He presently serves on the City's Parks, Recreation and Cemetery, Public Works, and Finance Committees.
Carl Sperring (Position 2)firstname.lastname@example.orgCarl Sperring was elected to the Council in January 2008 and re-elected in 2011. He presently serves on the City's Auditing, Finance, and Public Safety Committees. Carl also serves as the city’s Legislative Representative and previously served on the City’s Planning Commission.
Jim Ancich (Position 3)email@example.comJim Ancich was elected to the Council in January 2008 and re-elected in 2011. Jim is a lifelong resident of Grays Harbor, who currently serves on the City's Finance and Public Works committees.
Debbie Moran (Position 4)firstname.lastname@example.orgDebbi Moran was elected to the Council in January 2010. She is the Chairwoman of the City’s Parks, Recreation & Cemetery committee and also serves on the Auditing & Finance committees.
Jonathan Fischer (Position 5)email@example.comBio coming soon.
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