City of Orleans City officials consist of a Mayor and five Councilmembers, which are elected by you, the Citizens. Orleans City Clerk, Planning and Zoning Commission and Board of Adjustments are appointed by the City Council. All represent you, the residents of Orleans. The City has a zoning/building permit administrator to protect and enforce the City's Zoning Ordinance. Police protection is contracted with Spirit Lake Police Department and Fire Service is also contracted out.