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Committee to Elect David Boisvert

Copyright © 2008, Campaign ID No. 1289338

El Cerrito City Council Responsibilities

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The City Council consists of five members.  Every two years, either two or three council members are elected by El Cerrito registered voters.  In 2008, there are three seats up for election.  The term for a council member is four years.


The Council selects one of its members to be the Mayor for a one-year term.


Which group of candidates when elected will represent your needs for City Council?


City Council responsibilities are:

· Appoint the City Manager

· Provide community leadership

· Develop policies to guide the City in delivering services and achieving community goals

· Encourage citizen understanding and involvement.

· Serve as the governing body of the El Cerrito Redevelopment Agency.


For additional information about the office of City Council visit the city’s website by clicking here.