Mayor and City Council

Mayor and City Council 2022 portrait

Drew Dilkens became Mayor of Windsor in December of 2014.

  • The Mayor is the Head of Council and the Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of the Corporation of the City of Windsor.
  • As Head of Council, he presides over all meetings of Council. The Mayor ensures that the laws governing the Municipality are properly executed and obeyed. 
  • The Mayor has primary responsibility for seeing that the policies of the Municipality are implemented, and he works closely with Council to ensure that this occurs.
  • As CEO, the Mayor has responsibility for all actions taken on behalf of the municipal corporation. The Mayor has ultimate authority for directing municipal spending priorities in accordance with local needs and preferences, and oversees the Municipality's administration to ensure that all actions taken by administration are consistent with Council policies.
  • From time to time, the Mayor must communicate to Council recommendations that tend to the improvement of the finances, health, security, cleanliness, and comfort of the Municipality.

Mayor's Office Contact

350 City Hall Square West
P.O. Box 1607
Windsor, Ontario
N9A 6S1
Phone: (519) 255-6315


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