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The City of Albertville is taking the following precautionary methods in light of the COVID-19 situation: Spring recreation sports will be delayed until June 1st. Sand Mountain Park staff will be available to answer any questions for membership, program sport participants, and coaches via 256-891-8240, and will remain open to the public, for now, at the Armory. Albertville Public Library and Albertville Senior Center will be closed through at least April 30th. Per Alabama Supreme Court, Albertville Municipal Court will be cancelled March 17th through April 30th. Please contact the Magistrate's Office for your updated court date at 256-891-8291. The Magistrate's office will be closed to the public, but will take payments and handle business through their drive-up window. The Magistrate's lobby will only remain open for warrants. City Hall, at this time, will remain open to the public during normal business hours. Please contact us at 256-891-8200 with any questions or concerns. If you need help with food assistance or "of need" resources available to you as a resident of Marshall County, please call 2-1-1 by phone to be connected to a trained professional that can assist your needs through United Way of Marshall County. All residents of Albertville are urged to practice social distancing by keeping at least a six foot distance from others, not gathering in groups of 10 or more for non-work related gatherings, or any non-work related gatherings that cannot maintain a six foot distance as they are currently prohibited by Governor Kay Ivey in the State of Alabama. 

Mayor/Council Form of Government

The City of Albertville has a Mayor-Council form of government with a Mayor and Council Members that are elected at large every four years. At-large members are elected to serve the same constituency, which is the population of the city as a whole. In this form of government: .

  • The City Council is the governing body of the city and determines all municipal policies such as the City Budget, adopts ordinances and resolutions, establishes long- and short-term objectives and priorities, communicates policies and programs to residents, responds to constituent needs and complaints, and represents the community to other levels of government.
  • The Mayor is directly elected by citizens and serves as the chief executive officer, centralizing executive power. The Mayor directs the administrative structure, appointing and removing department heads. The Mayor oversees daily operations of the City. 

City Council

The City Council is an elected body of legislators who govern the municipality. The Albertville City Council consists of five members and each member is elected by the citizens of Albertville. As local legislators, council members are responsible for and responsive to the citizens who elected them. 

To be eligible to be elected and to retain a Council position, a person must be a registered voter of Albertville. The City Council members are elected for 4-year terms.

Contact a Council Member

City Council members can be contacted in writing, via email or by phone. Contact information for City of Albertville elected officials is provided.

Meeting Information

Regular session council meetings are held the first and third Monday of each month at 6:30pm in the Council Chambers at Albertville City Hall. City Council meets in work session on the second and fourth Monday of each month at 5:30pm in the conference room at Albertville City Hall. The meeting schedule may change if the scheduled meeting falls on a holiday.