Regular City Council meetings are held the first and third Tuesday of each month at 6:00PM in City Hall, 205 Union, Council Grove. Notification of all meetings and minutes of all meetings will be posted in the official City newspaper, the Council Grove Republican.
Council Grove is divided into three wards. Each ward is represented by two council members, which serve staggered four year terms, and a Mayor, who serves a two year term. City elections are every two years (odd years).