The City of Wheeling, West Virginia


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2016-2020 Council Committees

Mayor – Glenn F. Elliott, Jr.
1st Ward – Chad Thalman 
2nd Ward – Ken Imer 
3rd Ward – Brian Wilson
4th Ward – Wendy Scatterday
5th Ward – Ty Thorngate
6th Ward – Dave Palmer

Committees of City Council

Committee Chair Vice-Chair Member
Development  Elliott Scatterday Thalman
Finance  Thalman Palmer Scatterday
Public Works Wilson Scatterday Palmer
Rules  Imer Thorngate Thalman
Public Safety Palmer Imer Wilson
Health & Recreation Scatterday Thalman Thorngate
Promotions & Public Relations Thorngate Wilson Imer

Boards and Agencies

  • Centre Market Commission – Thalman
  • Historic Landmarks Commission – Wilson
  • Greater Wheeling Sports & Entertainment Authority – Palmer
  • Ohio Valley Regional Transportation Authority – Imer
  • Planning Commission – Scatterday
  • Wheeling-Ohio County Board of Health – Thalman
  • Wheeling Hall of Fame Board – Scatterday
  • Wheeling National Heritage Area Corporation – Wilson
  • Wheeling Arts & Culture Commission – Thorngate

City Council meets on the 1st and 3rd Tuesday of every month, per the following schedule:

                       1st Tuesday:  12:00 p.m. meeting

                       3rd Tuesday:  5:30 p.m. meeting

All meetings are open to the public. Those wishing to be heard during a meeting should contact the City Clerk in advance. View the City Council page for additional information.


From the region’s largest trail system, to national schools of excellence, to a reorganized municipal government, the City of Wheeling offers a dynamic environment for you, your family and your business. There are many features that are unique to this area and we are proud of them! Our businesses enjoy the business climate as well with our advanced, motivated work force. The work force also enjoys being active in our various professional organizations. The area boasts year-round entertainment, leisure, sports, music, festivals, dining, shopping, and much more.

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