Mayor's Office

Mayor Paul Finley

The Mayor serves as Chief Executive Officer of the Administrative Branch of Madison’s City Government. Mayor Finley served as Madison Mayor from 2008 - 2012 and was elected once again in 2016.

Mayor's Responsibilities:

  • Enforcing all laws & ordinances
  • Exercising administrative supervision & control over all departments
  • Preparing & submitting annual budgets to the Council
  • Keeping the Council fully advised of the financial conditions & needs of the City
  • Recommending actions to the Council
  • Hiring and terminating all employees of the City with the exception of the City Clerk, City Attorney, Police Chief, & Fire Chief