The City is led by a five-member elected Council , which sets policy and determines the longterm vision for the City . The Council appoints a City Manager to handle the daily business affairs , and a City Attorney to provide legal advice . This system is called a Council-Manager form of local government . Each Council member has one vote , including the Mayor , so legislative authority is equally spread among all five members .
Dates set for special election for Port St . Lucie mayoral seat
City voters will elect Port St . Lucie ’ s next mayor during a special election with a primary to be held Sept . 21 and a general election on Dec . 7 , according to a resolution approved by the City Council on June 14 . Read More