The City of Monroe operates under a Council-Manager form of government. The City Council sets policies and enacts ordinances, which are carried out under the City Manager’s direction. The City Council is comprised of an elected Mayor and six council members. The City has approximately 500 Full-time and 200 Part-time employees with 13 (thirteen) departments. The City of Monroe, as an organization, is known for providing effective and efficient services to the community. Please visit the City of Monroe’s website at www.monroenc.org.