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 on the first Tuesday after the first Monday of February 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:

Margaret Fujioka, Mayor mfujioka@ci.piedmont.ca.us (510) 463-7821 2nd Term Exp. 2/16
Jeff Wieler, Vice Mayor jwieler@ci.piedmont.ca.us (510) 428-1648 2nd Term Exp. 2/18
Teddy Gray King tking@ci.piedmont.ca.us (510) 450-0890 1st Term Exp. 2/18
Robert McBain rmcbain@ci.piedmont.ca.us (510) 547-0597 1st Term Exp. 2/16
Tim Rood trood@ci.piedmont.ca.us (510) 239-7663 1st Term Exp. 2/18

 


Agenda and Meeting Information

To send correspondence to one or all members of the City Council, please use the following address:

City of Piedmont
120 Vista Avenue
Piedmont, CA 94611

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.

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 at their next meeting.  To request a printed copy of minutes, please contact the office of the City Clerk at (510) 420-3040.

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.

Updated: 2014-02-21

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 - February 2, 2015

Updated June 1st, 2010

Staff Reports

Staff reports for the current City Council meeting are available here beginning the Friday morning before the meeting. 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.

Current Staff Reports

02/02/15 – Approval of a Conditional Use Permit for Edward Jones at 370 Highland Avenue, Suite 202 as Unanimously Recommended by the Planning Commission

02/02/15 - Receipt of the 2014 Year End Crime Report from the Police Chief

02/02/15 - Receipt of a Report from the Public Works Director Regarding Resident Outreach Regarding Street Sweeping

02/02/15 - Receipt of the 2013-2014 Audit Report

02/02/15 - Consideration of the FY 14-15 Mid-Year Financial Report

02/02/15 - Consideration of FY 14-15 Mid-Year Budget Adjustments including:

a. Appropriation of $183,753 from the General Fund Reserve

b. Appropriation of $266,000 from the Workers Compensation Fund

c. Appropriation of $130,000 from the Facilities Maintenance Fund

d. Appropriation of $40,000 from the Equipment Replacement Fund

e. Appropriation of $14,346 from the Schoolmates Fund

02/02/15 - Consideration of Authorization to Conduct a Billing Audit and Performance Review of Republic Services, Inc. Under Article 20 of the Collection Services Agreement

02/02/15 - Consideration of an Agreement with ClientFirst Technology Consulting in the Amount of $24,618 for the Development of an Information Technology Strategic Plan and Making an Appropriation to Fund the Project 

02/02/15 - Consider the Following Actions Related to the Information Technology Task Force:

a. Resolution Reestablishing the Committee; Increasing the Number of Members to Five; Specifying that the Committee Shall Appoint One of its Members as Chair and Another as Vice Chair

b. Appointments to the Committee

02/02/15 - Introduction and 1st Reading of Ordinance 716 N.S., Changing the Thresholds for Informal and Formal Bidding Requirements into Conformance with Current Best Practices

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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 – January 5, 2015

City Council – January 20, 2015 – Draft

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Updated June 1st, 2010