City Council

City Council Meetings

COVID-19 Procedures for Council Meetings

In accordance with Executive Orders N-25-20 and N-29-20 City of Fairfield City Council meetings will be held virtually. Members of the public may not attend meetings in person.

Members of the public can observe the meeting on Comcast Cable Channel 26, ATT U-Verse 99, and web-streamed live at Channel 26 LIVE Stream, YouTube LIVE, and at

The City Council Meetings will be held via teleconference until further notice.

Public Comments

Comments related to general Public Comments or specific Agenda Items may be made by email to Written comments received by 5 p.m. on the day of the Council meeting will be provided to the City Council for consideration before Council action. Comments from the public received during the meeting will be read out loud at the appropriate time on the agenda for no more than three minutes. Comments received are kept as part of the record of the meeting. 

City Council Meeting Times and Dates

The meetings will be held at their regular dates and times; first and third Tuesdays at 6 p.m. for City Council and Housing Authority, second and fourth Wednesdays at 6 p.m. for the Planning Commission, and first and third Mondays at 7 p.m. for the Fairfield Youth Commission.

City Council Agendas 

City Council Resolutions, Ordinances, and Meeting Minutes 

City Council Meeting Structure and How to Participate
  • City Council meeting begins at 6 p.m.
    • Public comments on agenda issues  
      • Complete a speaker's card listing the specific agenda item number.
      • Give the completed card to the City Clerk prior to the item is called.
      • There is a maximum time limit of four minutes. 
      • The Mayor will call for speakers after the staff report is presented and prior to Council discussion on each item.
    • Public comments on issues not on the agenda
      • Use the Public Comment portion of the meeting.
      • Speakers must fill out a speaker's card. 
      • Give the completed card to the City Clerk to be recognized.