Home Rule Charter Government
"We, the people of the City of Perry, in order to
secure the benefits of home rule, encourage efficient and
business-like methods in the transaction of municipal affairs,
promote civic advancement and general welfare and protect the human
rights and personal dignity of all persons do ordain and establish
this Charter for the City of Perry."
The City of Perry is governed by its Home Rule
Charter approved by the voters on November 7, 2006, and approved by
the Governor on January 4, 2007. The Charter is made a part of
the city code by reference and shall be the supreme document
governing its form of government and business.