The City Council acts as the legislative branch of the city government, as well as its policy-making body. The council also looks to the city’s goals, major projects and infrastructure improvements.
Council member Whiting is serving his third term on the City Council. Mr. Whiting served as Council Member from 2000-2004 and 2012-2016. Mr. Whiting is retired from the U.S. Post Office. Leslie resides in Columbiana with his wife Teresa.
Council member Moore is serving her second term on the City Council. Mrs. Moore served as Council member from 2012-2016. Mrs. Moore is retired from the State of Alabama. Barbara resides in Columbiana with her husband Charles.
Council member Ruston is serving his second term on the City Council. Mr. Ruston served as Council member from 2012-2016. Mr. Ruston is employed by BBVA Compass Bank. Ricky resides in Columbiana with his wife Lauren.
Council member King is serving her second term on the City Council. Mrs. King served as Council member from 2012-2016. Mrs. King is employed by Blue Cross Blue Shield of Alabama. Kim is a life-long resident of Columbiana.
Council member Mayfied is serving her fifth term on the City Council. Mrs. Mayfield was elected in 2000 and has served since that time. Mrs. Mayfield serves as the Mayor Pro Tempore. She is a retired educator and administrator from the Shelby County School system. Ouida resides in Columbiana.