Village Council Meetings
September 18, 2017 at 7:00 pm
Thomas Worthington High School Room 127 or library
300 West Granville Rd, Worthington, OH 43085
Four seats on the Riverlea Village Council will be up for election in November
. If you are interested in running for Council then you will need to fill out a nominating petition
and collect a minimum of 10 and a maximum of 30 signatures from registered voters who reside in Riverlea
. The filing deadline is 4:00 pm on Wednesday, August 9, at the Franklin County Board of Elections, 1700 Morse Rd. There is a filing fee of $30.
: You must have lived in Riverlea for at least one year in order to be eligible to run. Please feel free to contact Mayor Eric MacGilvray
if you have any questions.
Members of Council
Public Record Information
Village Solicitor, Leah Reibel
7100 N. High Street, Suite 307
Worthington, OH 43085
website: L Leah Reibel, LLC
What is the Council?
As given in the Riverlea Village Ordinances
, Riverlea is a non-charter Village, the officials of which include a Mayor, six Council members, and a Village Clerk-Treasurer; all elective and all serving terms of four years.
The Mayor shall be the chief conservator of the peace within the municipality, and shall have the powers and duties provided by law; and shall be the President of the Legislative Authority, presiding at all regular and special meetings thereof, but shall have no vote except in case of a tie.
The six members of Council, including the Council President, constitute the Legislative Authority and shall have the management and control of the finances and property of the municipality.
A Village Solicitor is appointed by the Mayor with the approval of the Council.
Other Village officials include a Street Commissioner, a Marshal, Web Manager and a planning commission, all appointed by the Mayor with the approval of Council.