The City of Missoula's Web site has links to:
Who's who on the City Council.
A map of city wards.
Missoulian reporter Keila Szpaller's local government site, missoularedtape.com, is a good place to look for background.
Some style issues for your city coverage:
- Let's identify the council as the Missoula City Council on first reference and the council on subsequent ones.
- Let's identify council members this way: Councilman Bob Jaffe, Councilwoman Stacy Rye.
- You don't have to identify council members by ward, unless that's pertinent to the story