Board of Commissioners are elected by South Fulton
residents to enact ordinances, adopt resolutions and set
fees as necessary for the best interest of the city at
The Mayor is elected via city-wide election
and Vice Mayor is a current board member that is appointed by the entire Board of
Commissioners. A School Representative is selected
from South Fulton High School and has an
honorary seat with the Board, sharing in discussions
but does not vote.
Commissioners strives to provide a community that
embraces the health, safety and welfare of its residents
through effective management and progressive planning
for the future.
City is divided into four voting wards. Elections take
place each even numbered year; seats for Wards 2 and 3 will be on the ballot for the November
2014 election and
seats for Wards 1and 4 will be on the November 2016
ballot. Qualifying petitions are required for
residents that desire to run as a candidate. These
petitions and further pertinent information are
available at the Obion County Election Commission office
in Union City.