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This fact sheet was drafted by PPG interns Alana Barrington Dye and Schyler Norton. It updates a 2009 version by Edward Hawthorne, a University at Buffalo School of Law student.

It outlines the powers and responsibilities of the Buffalo Common Council and includes contact details and brief background information for the nine sitting council members.

The fact sheet also lists the current committees and subcommittees of the Common Council, and where and when meetings are held.