Branson, a fourth class Missouri City, operates under the Council/Administrator form of government. The governing body consists of six Aldermen elected from three wards, and a Mayor elected at-large. The Mayor and Board of Aldermen serve two-year terms, and elections are held each April. The City Administrator is hired by the Board of Aldermen to be the Chief Executive Officer of the City. He is responsible for proper administration and management of the government business, officers, and employees of the City. The presiding officer at Board of Aldermen meetings is the Mayor. Board of Aldermen meetings are held on the second and fourth Tuesdays of the month at 6:00 p.m. in City Hall Council Chambers, 110 West Maddux Street, Branson, MO 65616.