The government of Amite City is a mayor – council form of government. The mayor is elected at large and there are five councilpersons who represent a specific district in Amite City. The City Council is led by the Mayor Pro Tem.

For town services and permits, you can visit Amite City Hall which is located at 212 E. Oak Street in Amite. The City Hall’s phone number is 985-748-8761.

Amite City Council Meetings are held at Amite City Hall on the second Tuesday of every month.

Amite City Mayor Buddy Bel was elected in 2012 and he is currently service his second term as mayor.

The City Council members are as follows:

Kris Hart
Councilman – District 1

Jonathon Foster
Councilman – District 2

Emanuel Zanders III
Councilman - District 3

Neil Currier
Councilman - District 4

Rose Sumrall
Councilperson - District 5

For more information on Amite City Government, please click here to go to their website.

Amite City Mayor
Buddy Bel