City Council

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 William Kirby, M.D.

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Matt Spokely
Vice Mayor

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Daniel Berlant
Council Member

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Bridget Powers
Council Member

Keith Nesbitt
Council Member

City Council Government
The City of Auburn is a general law city that operates under the council-manager form of municipal government, using a combined election and appointment system to create Auburn's staff of city officials. The City of Auburn is governed by a 5-member, elected City Council, which establishes overall policies for the city. City residents elect:
Each year, the City Council selects the Mayor. Together, the mayor and council appoint:
About the Mayor's Office
Annually, the council selects one of its members to serve as Mayor and another to serve as Vice Mayor. The Mayor presides at council meetings, appoints council members to various internal and external committees, attends community events as the council's representative, and performs other ministerial duties. The Vice Mayor presides in the Mayor's absence.

City Council Elections

Elections are held in November of even-numbered years, in which either 2 or 3 council members are elected to 4-year terms. The council members work together to enact laws and establish administrative policy for the city through the council's rules and regulations.

About Council Meetings
Regular meetings of the City Council are on the 2nd and 4th Monday of each month, at 6pm, in the City Council Chambers at City Hall, 1225 Lincoln Way, Auburn, CA. To request that the City Council considers an item on an upcoming agenda, contact the City Manager. To request notification when the City Council agendas are published, click here.

Public Information Disclosures

The City Council has adopted a policy to treat emails involving City business to or from City Council Members as public records. The Council Members welcome email input from City residents and property owners, however those emails are public records that will be disclosed on request unless some law requires otherwise (as for emails to and from the City's lawyers). Accordingly, if you email Council Members regarding City business, your email, email address, and name can be publicly disclosed.