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City Council: Agendas, Annotated Agendas, and Video Archive

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Live Broadcast

  • Web Videostreaming:

    All meetings of the City Council, Joint Powers Financing Authority, and Successor Agency to the Berkeley Redevelopment Agency held in the Council Chambers will be webcasted live.  The live webcast service will function only while a meeting is occurring.  Council meetings are usually held on three Tuesdays of the month. (View the meeting calendar).  Archived and indexed video for City Council meetings dating back ten years can be accessed from the corresponding archive pages (select year from above).  For Joint Powers Financing Authority and Successor Agency to the Berkeley Redevelopment Agency archives, please visit the JPFA and SABRA Home Pages.  

    For more streaming video information, visit the Online Video FAQs Page.

  • Cable Television and Radio

    Council meetings are broadcast live by Radio Station KPFB, 89.3 FM and Cable C-TV – Channel 33. Rebroadcasts air on Channel 33 the following Wednesday at 9:00 a.m. and Sunday at 9:00 a.m.


Electronic copies of the Agenda ePackets for the City Council, Joint Powers Financing Authority, and Successor Agency to the Berkeley Redevelopment Agency are available online dating back ten years.  The ePackets provide links to the complete Council Reports for each item, including attachments and exhibits, and are accessible by selecting the appropriate meeting listed on the corresponding Agenda and Index Page (Select year from above). 


An agenda contains brief descriptions of reports being presented to the City Council for action or information.  Reports containing recommendations can result in the adoption of City resolutions and/or ordinances.  Regular Council meetings are generally held three to four Tuesdays each month.

Annotated Agendas:  

An annotated agenda contains the same information as shown on the agenda, but in addition, also includes a brief description of the action that was taken by Council at the meeting.  The annotated agenda indicates any resolutions and/or ordinances that were adopted and the document numbers assigned to them.  An annotated agenda is only a draft of the actions Council took and is not considered the official record.

Note: Agendas, annotated agendas, ePackets and indexed video are generally posted by close of business Thursday. "Revised" and "supplemental materials" will be posted as available.




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