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Liz Lempert, Mayor
Term of Office: 2013-2016
400 Witherspoon Street, Princeton, NJ 08540

Term Expires:  12/31/2016

Mayor Assignments:

Library Board of Trustees, by statute
Public Safety Committee, by statute
Planning Board, by statute
Personnel Committee
School Board Liaison
Transit Trust Fund
Economic Development Task Force
Downtown Working Group
Website Working Group



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 2016. Meeting location is the lobby of the Princeton Public Library from 8:30am-10:00am.

Fridays, 8:30-10am
Jan 29
Feb 26
March 25
April 29
May 27
June 24
July 29
Sept 30
Oct 28
No meeting in November
Dec 16


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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.