Grass Valley City Council encourages community engagement and invites the expression of views and opinions of citizens on any matter of community interest that is within the Council’s authority. Grass Valley City Council meetings are held on the second and fourth Tuesday of every month at 7 p.m.
The Administration Department is comprised of the City
Manager, City Clerk and City Attorney.
Individually and collectively, these individuals strive to
provide professional service and assistance to the City Council,
City Departments, the media and the public. The City Manager
and City Clerk are part of the City’s Management Team along
with the other City Department Heads. It is the
Administration’s goal to carry out the objectives of the
Members of the public are encouraged to submit public comments
via voicemail at (530) 274-4390 and email to firstname.lastname@example.org.
Comments will be reviewed and distributed before the meeting if
received by 5:00 PM. Comments received after that will be
addressed during the item and/or at the end of the meeting.
The City of Grass Valley General Municipal Elections are held in
November of even-numbered years. Other special elections may be
called from time to time by the City Council. City Council
Members are elected at large for a four-year term. The Mayor is
selected by the members of the Council. The Council makes
nominations for Mayor from their fellow Council Members and then
a vote is taken. The City Council serves staggered terms,
i.e., two or three seats are open each election cycle. Nomination
papers to seek office are available from the City Clerk’s office
prior to each election.
Public Hearing Notices are posted at City Hall and generally
published in The Union
newspaper at least 10 days prior to the meeting. The notice
describes the topic of the hearing as well as the date,
time and location of the meeting.
The purpose of a public hearing is to provide an opportunity for
any member of the public to provide comments (public testimony)
on the noticed item. If you do not wish to speak or are unable to
attend the meeting you can submit your comments to: email@example.com or
mail them to: 125 E Main Street, Grass Valley, CA
95945 prior to the meeting.