City Government http://tristatesradio.com en Fort Madison Considers Changes http://tristatesradio.com/post/fort-madison-considers-changes <p>Future mayors of Fort Madison could have more authority and input on city matters.</p><p>The city currently functions with a part-time mayor, a full-time city manager and seven city council members.</p><p>Two of the seven city council members are selected at large while the remaining five each represent one of Fort Madison&rsquo;s five wards.</p><p>City Manager Byron Smith says the panel is exploring several potential changes to that current structure.</p><p>He says the discussions are based on one of the goals established during a goal-setting workshop held earlier this year.</p> Fri, 10 Aug 2012 12:20:23 +0000 Jason Parrott 19730 at http://tristatesradio.com Fort Madison Considers Changes