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City Council: 2021 Meeting Schedules 

Where:     School District Board Room, 1231 Addison Street
When:        Council Meetings begin at 6:00 p.m. unless otherwise noted.

Please note that meetings are subject to change.  Special meetings may be added with 24 hour notice.  Contact the City Clerk Department, (510) 981-6900, or visit the community calendar website to verify a particular regular, worksession, or special meeting is on the schedule.  Click here for meeting agendas.

 Public Hearings conducted by the City Council may be scheduled for any meeting in which the Council is in session, and will appear on the published meeting agenda.

2021 Meeting Schedule  

(Adopted 7/28/20)


Regular City Council Meeting

Winter Recess (December 16, 2020 – January 18, 2021)


Jan 19

6:00 p.m.

Jan 26

6:00 p.m.


Feb 9

6:00 p.m.

Feb 23

6:00 p.m.


    Mar 9    

6:00 p.m.

Mar 23

6:00 p.m.

Mar 30

6:00 p.m.

Spring Recess (March 31 – April 19, 2021)


 April 20

6:00 p.m.

April 27

6:00 p.m.


May 11

6:00 p.m.

May 25

6:00 p.m.


June 1

6:00 p.m.

June 15

6:00 p.m.

June 29

6:00 p.m.


July 13

6:00 p.m.

July 27

6:00 p.m.

Summer Recess (July 28 – September 13, 2021)


Sept 14

6:00 p.m.

Sept 28

6:00 p.m.


Oct 12

6:00 p.m.

Oct 26

6:00 p.m.


Nov 9

6:00 p.m.

Nov 16

6:00 p.m.

Nov 30

6:00 p.m.


Dec 14

6:00 p.m.

Winter Recess (December 15, 2021 – January 17, 2022)


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