Piedmont City Council

General Information

Members of the Piedmont City Council are elected volunteers who serve their community without compensation.  Under the City Charter, a councilmember may be elected for no more than two consecutive four-year terms of office.  However, after two full terms have elapsed (8 years), Councilmembers may again run for office.  Staggered elections are held concurrent with the statewide general election the first Tuesday after the first Monday of November in even numbered years.

The City Council welcomes community input.  City council members do not have offices at City Hall but may be reached at the following numbers:

 

Robert McBain, Mayor rmcbain@piedmont.ca.gov (510) 420-3048 2nd Term Exp. 11/20
Teddy Gray King, Vice Mayor tking@piedmont.ca.gov (510) 420-3048 2nd Term Exp. 11/22
Jennifer Cavenaugh jcavenaugh@piedmont.ca.gov (510) 420-3048 1st Term Exp. 11/20
Tim Rood trood@piedmont.ca.gov (510) 239-7663 2nd Term Exp. 11/22
Betsy Smegal Andersen bandersen@piedmont.ca.gov (510) 420-3048 1st Term Exp. 11/22

 


Agenda and Meeting Information

The Piedmont City Council meets on the 1st and 3rd Mondays of each month, beginning at 7:30 p.m. in the Council Chambers at City Hall, 120 Vista Avenue. The City Council Agenda is posted at City Hall and on this website by 9:00 a.m. on the Friday preceding the meeting. Also available are the Staff Reports for each item of business on the agenda. Members of the public are invited to attend these meetings and participate in the decision making process. The Ralph M. Brown Act requires that all agendas be written clearly and in sufficient detail to allow the public to understand the question to be decided by the City Council. Piedmont makes every attempt to comply with both the letter and spirit of this law. If, however, you have questions concerning an item on a City Council agenda, please call the City Clerk’s office at (510) 420-3040.

Minutes of the City Council are available and posted on this page within a few days after a meeting occurs.  Please note that the minutes are “DRAFT” until approved by the City Council.  To request a printed copy of minutes, please contact the office of the City Clerk at (510) 420-3040.

To send comments to the City Council as a whole, and/or regarding a City Council agenda item, please email citycouncil@ci.piedmont.ca.us. To send via U.S. Mail, please use the following address:

City Council
City of Piedmont
120 Vista Avenue
Piedmont, CA 94611

To send an individual Councilmember a message, please use the email addresses above. Any correspondence sent to the City may be considered a public record.

 


Updated: 2018-02-04

Current Agenda

The Piedmont City Council meets on the 1st and 3rd Mondays of each month, beginning at 7:30 p.m. in the Council Chambers at City Hall, 120 Vista Avenue.

Agendas for regular meetings of the City Council are posted at City Hall and on this website by 9:00 a.m. on the Friday preceding the meeting.

May 16, 2019 - Special Meeting

May 17, 2019 - Special Meeting

May 20, 2019 

Tentative Schedule for Items to be Considered at Upcoming City Council Meetings

Updated June 1st, 2010

Staff Reports

Staff reports for the current City Council meeting are available here Reports are listed by date and subject and do not contain attachments which may have been sent to the city council as part of the report.

For copies of attachments, older reports or if you have questions about this material, call the City Clerk’s office at (510) 420-3040.

05/20/19 – Approval of the 2nd Reading of Ordinance 745 N.S. – Lease Amendment with New Cingular Wireless PCS, LLC for Wireless Communication Facilities at 120 Vista Avenue

05/20/19 – Approval of an Agreement with Tyler Technologies for an Electronic Citation System in the Amount of $36,317 for the First Year and $2,101 in Subsequent Years

05/20/19 – Receipt of a Report on the New Area Code Coming to Piedmont

05/20/19 – Consideration of a Resolution Dedicating SB-1 Funding for FY 19-20 to the Oakland Avenue Pavement Project

05/20/19 – Authorization to Join a Coalition to Oppose Proposed FCC Over-the-Air Reception Devices Rule and Authorize Comments in Response to Rulemaking

05/20/19 – Receipt of the FY 2017-2018 Audited Financial Statements

05/20/19 – Consideration of the Acceptance of a State of California Tobacco Grant to Fund a Juvenile Officer in the Police Department for Three Years in Cooperation with the Piedmont Unified School District

05/20/19 – PUBLIC HEARING Regarding the Proposed Budget and Fee Proposals for FY 19-20 and the Levy of the Municipal Services Tax and Sewer Tax

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Updated June 1st, 2010

Minutes Archive

Click any of the links below to download PDF versions of the minutes from meetings of the City Council. Minutes are not final until approved by the City Council, usually at the subsequent meeting. Unapproved minutes are designated below with the word DRAFT in the title.

To request other minutes, please contact the City Clerk’s office at (510) 420-3040.

Recent Minutes 

City Council – April 1, 2019

City Council – April 15, 2019 - DRAFT

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Updated June 1st, 2010