New Branson Mayor, Larry Milton, was sworn into office along with new Aldermen Clay Cooper (Ward I), Cody Fenton (Ward II) and Ruth Denham (Ward III) at Branson City Hall on Tuesday, April 13, 2021, during the regular Board of Aldermen meeting.
Mayor Milton was elected to the Board of Aldermen in April 2019 and has served on the Board for the last two years. He is a Marine Corps Veteran and has been a Branson resident and Branson business owner for 25 years. Mayor Milton has been a commercial real estate broker since 1981 and is currently the owner and broker of Branson Hills Realty. Larry also owns and operates several businesses including the Main Street Marina and the Main Street Lake Cruises.
Alderman Cooper is a Branson entertainer and theatre owner. Alderman Fenton is one of the founding members of Fenton & Grimwood, Attorneys at Law, LLC in Branson. Alderman Denham is currently retired but served in local government her entire career.
You can read more about the new Mayor and the Aldermen as well as find contact information and their biographies on the home page of the City’s website, www.bransonmo.gov. Residents and community members are encouraged to reach out to the Aldermen who represent the ward in which they live regarding any issues as they are elected to represent the people of their Ward.
Board of Aldermen meetings are held on the second and fourth Tuesday of each month at 6:00 p.m. in City Hall Council Chambers and are live streamed at www.bransonmo.gov/livestream. Branson is a fourth class Missouri City and operates under the Council/Administration form of government. The governing body consists of six Aldermen elected from three wards and a Mayor elected at large. The Mayor and Board of Aldermen serve two-year terms and elections are held each April.