City Council

Agendas, Meetings, and Minutes 

COVID-19 Procedures for Council Meetings

Consistent with Executive Order N-29-20 from the Executive Department of the State of California and the Shelter in Place Order, the City Councilmembers may participate in the meeting telephonically.

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 and YouTube LIVE. A face covering is required for entry to the meeting and must be worn during the duration of the meeting if a 6-foot distance is not possible. Please do not attend the meeting if you are experiencing symptoms such as coughing, sneezing, fever, difficulty breathing or other flu-like symptoms.  

Public Comments

If you cannot attend the Council meeting in person, you may send written comments related to general Public Comments or specific Agenda Items by email to the City Council.  Their contact information can be found here.

City of Fairfield meetings move in 2020

Beginning March 3, Fairfield City Council, Housing Authority, Planning Commission, and Youth Commission meetings are being moved to the Fairfield-Suisun Unified School District Board Room at 2490 Hilborn Road, Fairfield, while the City Council Chamber is under construction. The City anticipates completion of the City Council Chamber Modernization Project by the end of 2020.

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 Agendas (June 18, 2019 to present)

Archived Agenda Packets (1989 to June 4, 2019)

Accessible Online PDF Reader (for the visually impaired or blind)

Special Meeting Notice for July 21, 2020

July 21, 2020 Special Meeting of the City Council and Tree and Sidewalk Task Force Agenda

How to Watch 

City Council meetings are televised on Comcast Cable Channel 26, ATT U-Verse 99, and web-streamed on Channel 26 LIVE Stream and YouTube LIVE. You can view Council Video Archives for future reference through FFCA-TV On-Demand. 

Ordinances and Resolutions from 1903 to Present

Council Ordinances


City Council Meeting Minutes

Meeting minutes are posted after they have been approved by City Council.

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.