The legislative and governing body of the City shall consist of a Mayor and seven (7) Council Members and shall be known as the "City Council of the Town of Horizon City"
The Mayor and Council Members shall be elected at large.
Council Members for places 1,2,4, and 6 will be elected on even-numbered years. The Mayor and Council Members for places 3, 5, and 7 will be elected in odd numbered years. Beginning May of 2017, the Mayor and Council will be elected to four-year terms. Candidates for City Council or Mayor must be residents of the Town of Horizon City.
-Charter of Horizon City Texas, Article III, the City Council