The governing body of the city consists of the Mayor and a five-member City Council. The Mayor and members of the City Council are elected for concurrent four-year terms.
The City Council meets on the second Tuesday of each month at 6:30pm in the Community Center.
- Seat 1 - Gregory Jerome Crayton
- Seat 2 - Louis Childs
- Seat 3 - Mary L. Graham
- Seat 4 - Anthony Wade McElrath
- Seat 5 - James Genovis Whetstone
PO Box 45
Goodwater AL 35072