Palatka City Commission performs such duties as passing the city fiscal year budget, setting the millage rate, and approving ordinances and resolutions. It is a policy-making body. Palatka was officially chartered by the State Legislature on January 8, 1853.
Contacting the Commission
City Clerk Betsy Jordan Driggers serves as the clerk for the City Commission. The clerk is responsible for keeping a public record of all commission proceedings including certification of all ordinances and resolutions.
The City Clerk's Office can help you with information concerning municipal records, boards, City Commission meetings, the city charter, elections, and city government, or to submit a request to be placed on the City Commission's Agenda.
The deadline to submit a request to be placed on a City Commission Agenda is the Friday two weeks prior to the next meeting. Agendas are published on the Friday prior to the following Thursday's meeting.