The City of Redwood City frequently engages with the community during City Council meetings, where major topics facing Redwood City are discussed. The community is encouraged to attend upcoming City Council meetings to provide feedback and ideas on important citywide issues.

Ways to Join the Conversation


Give feedback on key issues via the following email addresses:


To stay informed on upcoming City Council meetings and major topics being discussed, subscribe to receive agenda information via email here or check the tentative City Council agenda for details here. Sign up for the City of Redwood City's digital newsletter here.


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Upcoming Meetings 

Unless otherwise noted,* all discussions occur at the City of Redwood City Council Chambers at City Hall during regularly scheduled City Council meetings beginning at 7 p.m. The City Council meetings are open to the public and residents can attend in person to provide their feedback or watch on TV or watch online

Items referenced below that are coming to the City Council are tentative and subject to change.

For a calendar of the proposed 2019 City Council Meetings, go here.

October 22, City Council Meeting

By-District Elections: 1st Public Hearing for public to provide input regarding the composition of the districts and demonstration of public tools for district-drawing. To learn more about how you can participate in this process, visit the blog.

To visit the City's District Elections web page, go here

November 19, City Council Meeting

By-District Elections: 2nd Public Hearing, for the same purpose

Past City Council Meetings and Topics

October 1, City Council Meeting

CalTrain Grade Separation Study Update

September 24, City Council Meeting

Downtown Parks Feasibility Assessment, Final Report and Recommendations

City Council is considering the change from At-Large to By-District Elections

September 10, City Council Meeting

Veterans Memorial Building/Senior Center - YMCA Traffic Calming Update and Neighborhood Recommendations

Staff Report

Traffic Calming Intersections

Traffic Calming Update

August 27, City Council Meeting

Shared Long-Term Housing within Residential Neighborhoods

July 23, City Council Meeting

Mt. Carmel Historical Study and Residential Design Review

Revenue Measures Update

Housing and Human Concerns Committee Workplan

May 8, 2017 City Council Meeting

June 12, 2017 City Council Meeting

FY 2017-2018 Recommended Operating Budget

The City Council hosted a study session to review the City’s FY 2017-2018 recommended operating budget and FY 2017-2018 and Five-Year capital improvement program on June 12. The FY 2017-2018 budget adoption and a public hearing took place on June 26.

Budget Information

For the staff report outlining the FY 2017-2018 Capital Improvement Program and Five-Year Capital Improvement Program, go here. For the FY 2017-18 Budget Presentation to the City Council go here

For the FY 2016-2017 Approved Budget, go here.

To view last year’s budget blog series, go here.

June 26, City Council Meeting

Fee Study Phase II

The City reviewed its development and impact fees.To review the plan here.

Housing and Human Concerns Committee Housing Policy Recommendations

For more information on the Housing and Human Concerns Committee go here

Proposed Fiscal Year 2017-18 Budget 

The City Council held a public hearing and adopted of the FY 2017-18 proposed budget. To view the budget, go here

September 25, 2017 City Council Meeting

Minimum Wage Study Session

October 2, 2017 City Council Meeting

Smoke-Free Multi-Family Housing Ordinance

October 23, 2017 City Council Meeting

Potential Cannabis Regulations

November 13, 2017 City Council Meeting

Zoning Ordinance Amendments Regarding Cannabis Cultivation and Commercial Cannabis Activity

December 18, 2017 City Council Meeting

Initiation of Proceedings to Consider an Inclusionary Housing Requirement

City Council Consideration of Municipal Code Changes Related to 72‑hour Parking Rule and Parking Commercial Vehicles on City Streets

February 26, City Council Meeting

FY 2017- 18 Mid-Year Budget Update and Proposed Process for Development of the FY 2018-19 Budget

Attachment- Preliminary General Fund Five Year Forecast 

Attachment- FY 2017-18 Mid-Year Update on Goals Associated with Strategic Initiatives 

Attachment- Library Service Hours

Staff Presentation 

March 12, City Council Meeting

Veterans Memorial Senior Center - YMCA Project

Downtown Park Feasibility Study

March 26, City Council Meeting

Proposed Local Minimum Wage

Minimum Rental Lease Terms and Renter Relocation Assistance Recommendations

Minimum Rental Lease Terms and Renter Relocation Assistance City Council Presentation 

April 9, City Council Meeting

Cannabis Regulatory Framework

Public Art Master Vision

April 23, City Council Meeting

Capital Improvement Program (CIP) Study Session Presentation 

CIP Staff Report