Cleveland Heights Form of Government

City Hall of Cleveland Heights

On November 5, 2019, voters approved an amendment to the City’s charter to revise the structure of its government into a mayor-council from of government. Under the amended charter, in November 2021 voters went to the polls and directly elected a mayor as the City’s chief executive. Kahlil Seren was sworn in as the 1st elected Mayor of Cleveland Heights on January 1, 2022.

View and download the Elected Mayor Charter Amendment (PDF).