Townsend Council/Manager form of Government
The five (5) member Town Council is comprised of a Mayor and four (4) other members, all of whom reside within the incorporated Town limits and each of whom shall be elected by the registered Town voters.
Mayor- Scott Lobdell
Councilwoman- Joshua Mertz,PhD
Councilwoman- Joseph Bangura, PhD
Councilman- Matthew Chapman
Councilman- Marcus Suhr