List of mayors of Buffalo, New York facts for kids

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Mayor of the City of Buffalo
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Incumbent
Byron Brown

since December 31, 2005
Style Honorable, Mr. Mayor
Term length Four years; renewable
Inaugural holder Ebenezer Johnson
Formation 1832
Salary $104,598
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Number of mayors by party affiliation

Party Mayors
Democratic 29
Democratic-Republican 2
Republican 15
Whig 12
No Party 4

History

In 1853, the charter of the city was amended to include the town of Black Rock and the city proper was divided into thirteen wards. In addition, the term of city offices, including mayor changed from a one year term to a two year term and was elected directly by the people.


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