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.

July 1, 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.

07/01/19 - Approval of a Renewed Agreement with Alameda County Regarding Collection of Taxes 

07/01/19 - Approval of a Renewed Agreement with All-City Management Services for Crossing Guard Services

07/01/19 - Approval of a Renewed Agreement with the Alameda County Sheriff’s Office for Use of Training Facilities 

07/01/19 - Approval of a Renewed Agreement with Alameda County Related to the City’s Community Development Block Grant Funds and Authorize the City Administrator to Sign This and Future Funding Agreements for the Community Development Block Grant Program in Amounts Not to Exceed $75,000 

07/01/19 - Approval of an Agreement with the Local Government Commission for a the Placement of a Civic Spark Fellow for FY 19-20 

07/01/19 - Consideration of a Software as a Service Agreement with Caselle, Inc. for an Enterprise Resource Planning System 

07/01/19 - Consideration of the Expansion of the City’s Additional Automated License Plate Recognition Program, the Replacement of Failing ALPR Cameras, and Agreements with PIPS Technology and Odin Systems to Facilitate the Project 

07/01/19 - Consideration of a Resolution Awarding a Contract for the 2019 Priority Sewer Rehabilitation Project to Sanact, Inc. dba Roto Rooter in the Amount of $279,995, Approving an Overall Budget for the Project in the Amount of $356,690, and Determining that the Project is Exempt from the Requirements of the California Environmental Quality Act

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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 – May 11, 2019 - Special DRAFT

City Council – June 3, 2019  – DRAFT

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Updated June 1st, 2010