The City of Chillicothe is under the Aldermatic form of government. We have a Mayor and 8 Aldermen that represent 4 wards. The Mayor appoints the Council Committees and they are as follows:
Buildings Cemetery & Parks Economic Development
Finance Employee Relations Subdivision & Annexation
Police & Fire Property Maintenance Public Works
The City Council meetings are held every 2nd and 4th Monday of each month at 7:00 p.m. At all meetings there is time allowed for the public to speak on any topic of interest to them.