Welcome - The City of Kimball is a Second-class city operating with a Council-Administrator form of government. The Council is elected at large by the citizens, while the Board of Public Works (BPW), City Administrator and City Clerk/Treasurer are appointed/hired by the Council.
The City Council serves as the legislative body for the City of Kimball by making policy, passing ordinances, approving appropriations, and overseeing the operations of city government.
The Board of Public Works (BPW) reviews budgets, incomes and expenses, rates and capital investments for equipment for the City Utility departments. However, the City Council does review and approve large capital purchases and debt service for the Utility departments.
The City Administrator is a hired professional manager of city government. The Administrator performs the executive function of administering the daily affairs of the City of Kimball. The City Clerk and Treasurer are also hired professionals qualified to maintain the records of the City of Kimball.