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 City Council : Agendas, Annotated Agendas, and Video Archive :  2021



Most City facilities are closed to the public. You can watch, listen, and participate in City Council meetings virtually.

The City of Berkeley Health Officer has ordered residents to shelter in place, leaving only for essential needs. Read the latest changes to City services and COVID-19 information from Berkeley Public Health. 



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Upcoming Meetings - complete agenda packets are linked here.  For the html agenda page with links to the individual items as well as any revised or time critical materials, please see the table below.   

January 19, 2021 - Special Closed 3:00 p.m.  
January 19, 2021 - Special 4:00 p.m.  
January 19, 2021 - Regular 6:00 p.m.  
January 21, 2021 - Special 6:00 p.m.  
January 26, 2021 - Regular 6:00 p.m.  

For meetings conducted exclusively via videoconference/teleconference, please see the agenda linked below for instructions on how to participate via phone, video, or written communication.  Additional details are found here.


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2021 City Council Meetings

 Successor Agency to the Berkeley Redevelopment Agency  | Agenda & Rules Committee

January 2021
Date Time Meeting Agenda Annotated Agenda Webcast Download
1/19 3:00pm Closed Agenda   Live Webcast  
1/19 4:00pm Special Agenda   Live Webcast  
1/19 6:00pm Regular Agenda  -  Live Webcast    -
1/21 6:00pm Special Agenda   Live Webcast  
1/26 6:00pm Regular Agenda   Live Webcast  

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