Cocoa City Council Proclaims Week of Nov. 1– 5 as Veteran’s Small Business Week
By Space Coast Daily // October 28, 2021
Veterans in attendance were asked to come up and help celebrate
BREVARD COUNTY • COCOA, FLORIDA – The Cocoa City Council read a proclamation at Council declaring November 1 through 5 as Veteran’s Small Business Week. Veterans in attendance were asked to come up and help celebrate this week.
The City of Cocoa operates under the Council-Manager form of government. It is the governing body of the city, with all the regulatory and corporate powers of a municipal corporation provided under Florida state law.
Cocoa first approved the Council-Manager form of government in 1959, and subsequent changes to the state statutes mirrored the City of Cocoa’s Council-Manager Plan.
The City Council serves as the Board of Directors for the City, with the Mayor as Chairman. The City Manager serves as the Chief Executive. The City Council for the City of Cocoa is made up of five members; the Mayor is elected at large and the four council members are elected by each of their districts.