The Council follows a regular order of business as provided by an agenda for each meeting. This agenda is available for public inspection at City Hall prior to each meeting. Persons wishing to address the Council on a subject not on the agenda may complete and submit to the City Clerk a Request to Speak form and speak under Public Comment.
Those interested in speaking on any item on the agenda may fill out and submit a Request to Speak form.
The City Council consists of a Mayor and four Councilmembers; each serving four-year terms and being elected from the city at large. Council and Mayor elections are non-partisan and are held in November of even-numbered years.
The City Council acts as the Planning Commission, Imperial Beach Redevelopment Agency Successor Agency, Financing Authority, Housing Authority and Personnel Board.
The Mayor and City Councilmembers are elected officers identified in Government Code Section 87200 and file statements of economic interests with the City Clerk's office. Copies of the statements of economic interests filed by elected officers may be obtained by visiting the offices of the Fair Political Practices Commission (FPPC) or the City Clerk:
Fair Political Practices Commission 1102 Q Street Suite 3000 Sacramento, CA 95811
City Clerk 825 Imperial Beach Boulevard Imperial Beach, CA 91932
The statements of economic interests for some state and local government agency elected officers may be available in electronic format on the FPPC's website (Pursuant to Assembly Bill 1509).