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 a full term has elapsed (4 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:

 

Jeff Wieler, Mayor jwieler@ci.piedmont.ca.us (510) 428-1648 2nd Term Exp. 11/18
Robert McBain, Vice Mayor rmcbain@ci.piedmont.ca.us (510) 547-0597 2nd Term Exp. 11/20
Jennifer Cavenaugh jcavenaugh@ci.piedmont.ca.us (510) 428-1442 1st Term Exp. 11/20
Teddy Gray King tking@ci.piedmont.ca.us (510) 450-0890 1st Term Exp. 11/18
Tim Rood trood@ci.piedmont.ca.us (510) 239-7663 1st Term Exp. 11/18

 


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: 2016-12-07

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 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.

City Council – June 19, 2017  

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.

06/19/17 – 2nd Reading of Ord. 732 N.S. Making a Technical Correction to Section 8.1 of the City Code to Clarify that the 2016 California Fire Code is in Effect 

06/19/17 – 2nd Reading of Ordinance 733 N.S. Amending Chapter 17 of the City Code Related to the Grand Avenue Sub Area of Zone D and Making Technical Changes to Chapter 17 

06/19/17 – Approval of a Resolution Authorizing the City Administrator to Execute a Renewed Agreement with Alameda County to Participate in the CDBG Alameda Urban County Program for a Three-Year Period

06/19/17 – Approval of a Renewed Agreement with Alameda County Regarding Collection of Taxes 

06/19/17 – Approval of a Street Use Request from Motiv Sports Regarding Use of Grand Avenue on August 12, 2017 to Conduct a Portion of “The Town’s Half Marathon”

06/19/17 – Approval of a Resolution Amending the Interim Design Guidelines to Conform with State Mandated Changes to Chapter 17 Regarding Accessory Dwelling Units and Adding Site Feature Examples 

06/19/17 – Consideration of Authorization for the City Administrator to Execute a Contract with Nichols Consulting Engineers to Develop a Green Infrastructure Framework and Trash Load Reduction Plan in the Amount of $38,935

06/19/17 – Consideration of a Resolution Indicating a Continued Commitment to Reducing Greenhouse Emissions and Support of the Paris Agreement 

06/19/17 – PUBLIC HEARING Regarding the Proposed Budget for FY 17-18 and the Levy of the Municipal Services Tax and the Municipal Sewer Tax and Consideration of the Following:

a. By Resolution, Adopt the FY 17-18 Operating Budget

b. By Resolution, Adopt the FY 17-18 Other Funds Budget

c. By Resolution, Approve the FY 17-18 Schedule of Fees and Charges

d. By Resolution, Confirm the City’s Annual Appropriation (Gann) Limit 

06/19/17 – Consideration of a Resolution Levying the FY 17-18 Municipal Services Tax

06/19/17 – Consideration of a Resolution Levying the FY 17-18 Municipal Sewer Tax 

06/19/17 – Consideration of Options Regarding the 25% General Fund Reserve Limitation in the Charter

 

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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 13, 2017

City Council – May 15, 2017

City Council – June 5, 2017 - DRAFT

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