Council & Commissions : City Council
Sonoma operates under the the Council/Manager form of government. The City Council is the elected body that oversees all municipal operations. The City Council provides policy leadership and acts as the legislative arm of City government. The five members of the City Council are elected to overlapping four-year terms, ensuring that there are councilmembers with experience guiding the City at all times. Councilmembers also sit as the Board of Directors of the Community Development Agency, and participate in regional activities.
- Tom Rouse Mayor (Term: First; Expires 2014
- David Cook Mayor Pro Tem (Term: First; Expires 2016)
- Steve Barbose (Term: Second; Expires 2014)
- Ken Brown, (Term: Fourth; Expires 2014)
- Laurie Gallian, (Term: Second; Expires 2016)
The City Council is supported by staff headed by the City Manager and City Attorney.
COUNCILMEMBER’S STATEMENTS OF ECONOMIC INTERESTS:
The City Council Members are elected officers identified in Government Code Section 87200 and file statements of economic interests with the City Clerk's office. Copies of the statements of economic interests filed by the above elected officers may be obtained by visiting the offices of the Fair Political Practices Commission (FPPC) or the City Clerk. The physical address of the FPPC is 428 J Street, Suite 620, Sacramento, California 95814. The physical address of the City Clerk's office is #1 The Plaza, Sonoma CA 95476. The statements of economic interests for some state and local government agency elected officers may be available in electronic format on the FPPC's website at http://www.fppc.ca.gov/.
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Contacting the City Council