City Council

Meet Your City Council

Peter Tacconelli
Mayor
peter.tacconelli@cityofbessemer.org

Mark Movrich
Mayor Pro-Term
mark.movrich@cityofbessemer.org

Adam Zak
Councilperson
adam.zak@cityofbessemer.org

Linda Nelson
Councilperson
linda.nelson@cityofbessemer.org

Mark Serwe
Councilperson
mark.serwe@cityofbessemer.org

Attend a City Council Meeting

WHEN

  • Second and Fourth Monday of each month
  • 6:00PM
  • Unless conflicting with a holiday

WHERE

Council Chambers
Bessemer City Hall
411 South Sophie Street
Bessemer, MI 49911

All meetings are open to members of the public under Michigan’s Open Meetings Act.

This notice is posted in compliance with Public Act 267 of 1976, as amended. The Open Meetings Act, MCL41.72a (2) (3) and the American’s with Disabilities Act (ADA).

Individuals with disabilities requiring auxiliary aids or services should contact Bessemer’s Clerk at 906-663-4311 at least 48 hours prior to the scheduled meeting.

Zoning Board of Appeals

The City Council also acts as the Zoning Board of Appeals for individuals wanting to appeal a decision made by the Zoning Administrator or Planning Commission. More information about the Zoning Board of Appeals can be found on page 238 of the Zoning Ordinance or by clicking the button to the right.

2024 Meeting Schedule

  • January 8th
  • January 22nd
  • February 12th
  • February 26th
  • March 11th
  • March 25th
  • April 8th
  • April 22nd
  • May 13th
  • Tuesday, May 28th
  • June 10th
  • June 24th
  • July 8th
  • July 22nd
  • August 12th
  • August 26th
  • September 9th
  • September 23rd
  • October 14th
  • October 28th
  • Tuesday, November 12th
  • November 25th
  • December 9th
  • December 23rd

Latest City Council Meetings

2.26.24

Regular meeting of the City Council. Edit 2/23/24: Add Items 5) DWSRF Phase II Draw Request #3 – $64,895.00 and 8) Policy G22 – Personal Property Canvas under New business.

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Joint Meeting 2.20.24

A special joint meeting of the City Council and all of the commissions within Bessemer to discuss Robert’s Rules of Order and the Open Meetings Act. Edit 2/23/24: To view the presentation that was shown, click here.

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2.14.24

Regular meeting of the City Council

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1.22.24

Regular meeting of the City Council

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