Council of Burghers
Also known as the Seven Burghers of New Velar, the ruling body of Harrowdale is made up of the seven wealthiest merchants in New Velar. Upon retirement, the title of Burgher is passed down to an heir or named successor. If no successor is named or in the event of the death of a Burgher who has no heir the next most wealthy citizen of New Velar is given the honor.
The current Council seats are held by:
Lucus Rivenstave holds the seat held by his father, Erethun Rivenstave, before his disappearance.
Kira and Dayan Nenthyn share a seat given to them when Ellarian Dawnhorn retired to become the constable.