City Commission

The South Pasadena City Commission is the elected legislative body of our city government. Legislative authority is divided among five commissioners. They are responsible for adopting ordinances (laws) and resolutions (policy), implementing programs and services to meet identified needs and for adopting an annual budget. The Mayor is one of five Commissioners responsible for the administrative services of the City, as well as presiding over Commission meetings and being the official representative of the City.  

2016 City Commission

From L-R:  Commissioner Bruce Howry, Commissioner Lari Johnson,
Mayor Max Elson, Commissioner Gail Neidinger,  & Vice Mayor Arthur Penny


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Max V. Elson, Mayor
Administration Department
Term:  3/2016 - 3/2019

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Arthur Penny, Vice Mayor
Community Improvement Department
Term: 3/2014 - 3/2017


Bruce Howry, Commissioner
Finance Department
Term:  3/2016 - 3/2017

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Lari Johnson, Commissioner

Public Works Department
Term: 3/2015 - 3/2018


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Gail Neidinger, Commissioner

Public Safety Department
Term: 3/2015 - 3/2018



Contact Us

City Hall

7047 Sunset Drive South
South Pasadena FL, 33707
Telephone: 727-347-4171
Fax: 727-345-0518

Hours vary.