City Council Committees Meeting

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2020-08-13 at 4:00 PM to 2020-08-13 at 7:30 PM


Committee meetings are usually held in Council Chambers, City Hall, 30 Church Street.

City Council committees generally meet on the Thursday prior to the monthly City Council meeting. The primary function of these committees is to review all proposed legislation and to recommend adoption, consideration, or rejection by the entire Council, either as written or with amendments.

The committees meet one after the other in the following order:

  • Finance (Malik Evans - chair) - 4:00 p.m.
  • Neighborhood & Business Development (Michael Patterson - chair) –  4:05 p.m.
  • Parks & Public Works (Mitch Gruber - chair) – 4:10 p.m.
  • Public Safety, Youth & Recreation (Willie Lightfoot - chair) – 4:20 p.m.
  • Committee of the Whole (Loretta Scott - chair) - 4:25 p.m.


For more information about the five standing committees please visit the City Council Committees' page.


In adherence to States of Emergency at the National, State, and Local Level, the Governor’s Executive Order Number 202, and guidelines from National, State, and Local Health authorities, the City Council will not be conducting in-person meetings for the month of August 2020.  All meetings will instead be streamed live online on the City Council’s Facebook Page ( and YouTube Page ( For a full list of Public Meetings and additional information about participation, go to the Public Meeting Access page on the City’s Website:


 For more information, call (585) 428-6175 or email