You would be best off attending a city council meeting and asking that question of them directly.
The information provided in this answer does not create an attorney-client relationship and is not considered to be legal advice.
I agree with Mr. Leroi completely.
In no way am I offering you legal advice, and in no way has my comment created an attorney-client relationship. You are not to rely upon my note above in any way, but insted need to sit down with counsel and share all relevant facts before receiving fully-informed legal advice. If you want to be completely sure of your rights, you must sit down with an experienced criminal defense attorney to be fully aware of your rights.