The terms of the Mayor and Vice-Mayor are for one year and expire at the first meeting in January. The General Municipal Election is held on the first Tuesday after the first Monday in November, in odd-numbered years. Council terms are for four years. The next General Municipal Election will be held on Tuesday, November 8, 2016.

Regular Council meetings are held at 7:00 p.m. on the first three Mondays of each month. Meetings are cablecast live in most cases (and replayed) on Government Channel 26 or 29 and broadcast via KZSU Radio, 90.1 FM. Video streaming of Council meetings may be accessed at http://www.communitymediacenter.net . Call Community Media Center at 650-494-8686 for exact times of replays. See Tentative Council Agenda in the Palo Alto Weekly on the Fridays preceding the City Council meetings. Agendas are also available on the City Webpage under Agendas/Minutes/Reports. Agendas are also posted in front of City Hall in King Plaza on the elevator walls closest to Bryant Street on Wednesday evenings.
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Upcoming Meetings

August, 2017
 
City Council - Regular Meeting
 
Policy and Services Committee - Special Meeting
 
Historic Resources Board - Regular Meeting
 
City Council - Special Meeting
 
City Council - Special Meeting
 
City Council - Special Meeting
 
City Council - Special Meeting
 
Planning & Transportation Commission - Regular Meeting
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Past Meetings

August, 2017
 
Director's Hearing - Regular Meeting
 
Architectural Review Board - Regular Meeting
 
City Council - Special Meeting
 
Rail Committee - Special Meeting
 
Finance Committee - Regular Meeting
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