Shawnee operates as a Council-Manager form of government. The City Commission is comprised of an elected Mayor and six elected City Commissioners. The City Commission sets policy, adopts legislation, and approves major projects and initiatives. The City Commission appoints a City Manager to handle day-to-day operations and to manage the administrative tasks of the City, including the implementation of their legislative directives. The City Commission also appoints the City Attorney, City Judge and City Treasurer.
The City Manager's office is located in City Hall. Please call (405) 878-1601 for assistance.