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The official website of the Office of the Mayor of the Municipality of Saipan, Commonwealth of the Northern Mariana Islands Lower Base 322-6220 C K Compound 234-1180 Shefa 233-5995

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The Mayor of Saipan

1 CMC §5101 creates Offices of the Mayors within the Commonwealth Government, composed of the duly-elected Mayors of Saipan, Rota, Tinian and Aguiguan, and the Northern Islands. Mayors are authorized to promulgate regulations on local matters as provided by law. The Mayor of Saipan is responsible for administering government programs, public services, and appropriations provided by law, for the island of Saipan. Furthermore, the Mayor coordinates various federal programs extended to the island. The core responsibilities of the Mayor of Saipan primarily involve services, programs, and other efforts that target the community.

Donald G. Flores began his term as the Mayor of Saipan on January 11, 2010, succeeding Mayor Juan B. Tudela. From the very beginning, Mayor Flores has supported and promoted programs that directly benefit the Saipan community in regards to children, safety, environment, preservation, and tourism. In 2011, the Mayor launched a large scale tree trimming project that continues to significantly develop the landscape of the islands western beaches. Furthermore, the Mayor has considerably advanced the Saipan Dog Control Program, and has initiated construction of the islands' first Animal Control Shelter. Many long awaited efforts have materialized under the administration of Mayor Flores. He continues to push for coordination among government agencies to assist in administering critical programs at the community level. Below are some examples of the general  services and programs administered by the Saipan Mayors office:

Water Delivery

Secondary Road Repair, Maintenance, Improvements

Debris Clearing

Tree trimming / Landscaping

Animal Control

ID issuance

Marriage Ceremonies

Coordinate Annual Liberation Day Festivities

Coordinate Foreign Student Exchange Programs

Assist indigent families with funeral preparation

Disaster Recovery

Maintenance of various parks





Office of the Mayor | P.O. Box 501457 Saipan, MP 96950 | Ladera Center Building, Beach Road | Tel:(670) 234-6208 | Fax: (670) 234-1190