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Washington City est. April 15, 1857

Our Mission: Washington City is dedicated to being a city of choice for our citizens by building upon the foundation of our traditional pioneering spirit and striving to enhance the quality of life for our citizens while providing the most reliable, innovative, efficient, and courteous service.

This logo was used during the sesquicentennial in 2007

Form of Government

The City Council consists of the Mayor and five Council members who are all elected at large. Washington City has a Council/Mayor form of government with a part time Mayor, the mayor only votes in the event of a tie. The Mayor and Council members serve staggered four-year terms on a part-time basis. Elections in Washington City are non-partisan.

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