Enacts ordinances, sets policies, and develops an annual Legislative Agenda for the City of Tucson.
Oversees the city budget and capital improvements program.
Holds weekly council meetings to address issues and concerns in the community.
Responds to constituents' concerns at neighborhood meetings, through written correspondence, and telephone communication, and staff assistance.
Serves on Mayor and Council Subcommittees to deal with specific issues such as public safety, youth and family issues, and community services. A subcommittee is composed of three Council Members, including the Mayor.
Cunningham won 2019 election by 23,964 votes receiving 60.03% of a total 93,798 total votes. He defeated Ewart Williams Jr (R). Cunningham was first elected in 2011 but was appointed in 2010.