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Liz Lempert, Mayor
Term of Office: 2013 - 2021
400 Witherspoon Street, Princeton, NJ 08540

Term Expires:  01/01/2021

Mayor Assignments:
Personnel Committee
Library Board of Trustees
Shade Tree Commission
Economic Development Task Force
Neighborhood Planning Task Force
Website Working Group
Open Space Task Force
Central Jersey Forum
Transit Trust Fund
PCTV Negotiating Team

Statement from January 2, 2018 Reorganization Meeting

Statement from January 4, 2017 Reorganization Meeting

Statement from January 4, 2016 Reorganization Meeting

Statement from January 5, 2015 Reorganization Meeting

Statement from January 2, 2014 Reorganization Meeting

Meet the Mayor Open Office Hours for 2018
Meeting location is the lobby of the Princeton Public Library from 8:30am -10:00am

January 26
February 23
March 30
April 27
May 25
June 29
July 27
No August
September 28
October 26
November 30
December 14

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The Mayor is elected at-large to a four-year term.

She/He is responsible for the operation of Princeton municipal government. The Mayor appoints, with the advice and consent of council, all subordinate officers of the municipality. She/he sees that state laws and borough ordinances are faithfully executed. Presides over the Council. Votes only to break ties. Can veto ordinances subject to override by 2/3 majority of Council. Appoints subordinate officers with Council approval; after 30 days or upon Council disapproval, Council fills posts.