City Council

Edmonds City Council Meetings are held every Tuesday night*:

*except on council committee meeting nights on the second Tuesday of the month or the fifth Tuesday of the month. 

You can join,  comment, or view the Edmonds City Council Meetings in its entirety: 

The next Council Meeting will be on Tuesday, 12/7/21 beginning at 7pm:  

 OR JOIN BY PHONE: US: +1 253 215 8782


During the public comment period, please raise your hand electronically via Zoom button (*9 on telephone) to speak.

The Council will continue to take written comments up to 450 words, roughly equivalent to three spoken minutes at; comments submitted during the Council meeting will be included in the minutes for the following week. Comments submitted after the end of the Tuesday Council meeting will be included in the minutes for the meeting two weeks later.

If you wish to email council please send an email to

Edmonds City Council Meeting agenda and video:
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View on one of the following cable channels: Comcast channel 21 | Ziply channel 39

Icon closed captionsClosed captioning is now available through our zoom City Council meetings. To use, once you are in the zoom meeting go to the "Closed Caption" menu button at the bottom of the screen and click on the arrow on the right side of the button, then go to "Show Subtitle". To adjust the settings, once again go to the "Closed Caption" menu button and click on the arrow and select "Subtitle Settings". You can adjust the font size of the Closed Caption from Normal, to Medium, to Large.

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The Edmonds City Council (all Council positions are at large positions) meet every Tuesday of every month, except for the fifth Tuesday of a month, at 7:00 p.m. Council committees may convene, as necessary, following adjournment of the Council's regular meeting on the second Tuesday of the month. Council meetings are located in the Public Safety Complex located at 250 5th Avenue North, Edmonds. Audience participation is welcomed during the "Audience Comments" portion of the meeting. Audience comments are limited to three minutes per person. Comments regarding any public hearing or "closed-record review" scheduled on the agenda are not taken during the Audience Comments portion of the meeting.

Public Hearings will be scheduled as necessary. The public may sign up to speak during the "public hearing portion" of the Council meeting.

Special Council Meetings: A Special City Council Meeting is a meeting that begins at a different time than 7:00 p.m. or on a different day (other than the regular Tuesday meetings.) A "Special Meeting Notice" is issued for those meetings.

The full Council Meeting begins with a Call to Order and the Flag Salute. Next on the agenda is the approval of the Agenda followed by approval of the Consent Agenda. Following approval of the Agenda and the Consent Agenda, the Council begins to discuss the numbered items on the agenda. Audience Comments are included in these numbered items. During this portion of the Council Meeting, the Council can discuss an item, take action, or place on a future agenda.

Full Council meetings are broadcast live on Tuesday evenings and rebroadcast daily on Comcast channel 21 and Frontier channel 39. Time: Noon and 7 p.m.

Please report any technical difficulties with either channel by calling: 425.771.0248. Thank you.

Executive sessions:
Executive sessions are scheduled as necessary and address confidential matters such as the purchase of land, personnel matters, and advice from legal counsel. They are not open to the public and are not televised.

Public access: Parking and meeting rooms are accessible for persons with disabilities. If special accommodations are needed, please contact the City Clerk at 425.771.0245 as soon as possible or at least 24 hours prior to the meeting

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