The Ruling Class... (3595359)
Gurnridge is a city that is governed through a council/manager, where things are run by a council, which selects a manager for administrative tasks. It has been in power for several years.
The government as a whole is seen as slipshod.
Officials in Gurnridge are often seen as crooked and the policies are ridiculed.
The political influence of Gurnridge in the region is unwavering.
In times of crisis, the population flees for the hills.