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Meet South Bend Mayor Pete Buttigieg
Mayor Pete Buttigieg is the chief executive of the City of South Bend. The city’s 32nd mayor, he was sworn into office on January 1, 2012. As mayor, Buttigieg is responsible for the city workforce of over 1,000 employees and an annual budget over $380 million.
South Bend Common Council
The Common Council is authorized by Indiana state law to act on two (2) types of legislation, namely: resolutions & ordinances. The Common Council meets on the 2nd and 4th Mondays of each month.
Dawn M. Jones, City Clerk
Dawn M. Jones was sworn in as City Clerk on August 15, 2019. She is a community activist and is recognized for her contribution to the South Bend Community for the past twenty-five years serving in various capacities including working seven years for United States Congressman, Tim Roemer.