The Arlington City Council is comprised of a Mayor and eight City Council members. Elections are conducted every spring in May.

Regular Council Meeting Schedule

The Arlington City Council typically meets every other week, and there is an afternoon meeting (without public comment) and an evening meeting (with opportunity for public comment). Special meetings noted with asterisks typically do not have both afternoon and evening sessions. All of these meetings are open to the public.

Afternoon meetings usually begin at 2:30 p.m. and take place in the Council Briefing Room on the third floor of City Hall, 101 W. Abram Street. Evening meetings usually begin at 6:30 p.m. and take place in the Council Briefing Room on the third floor of City Hall, 101 W. Abram Street. (Note: If meetings are held in other locations, signs will be posted.)

Agendas are posted no later than 72 hours in advance and can be found by clicking on Posted Meetings.

Year 2018

MONTH SCHEDULED
January 9, 30
February 13, 27
March 6, 20
April 10, 24
May 8, 15*, 22**
June 12, 26
July Council Break
August 7, 14***, 21
September 4, 13***, 18
October 16, 30
November 13, 27
December 4, 11

* Official Canvass Election Results; no committees or afternoon session
** Swear in newly elected councilmembers
*** Budget related meeting

Year 2017

MONTH SCHEDULED
January 3, 24
February 14, 28
March 7, 28
April 11, 25
May 9, 16*,23**
June 13, 27
July Council Break
August 8, 15***, 22
September 5, 14***, 26
October 10,17
November 7, 28
December 5, 12

* Official Canvass Election Results; no committees or afternoon session
** Swear in newly elected councilmembers
*** Budget related meeting

Year 2016

MONTH SCHEDULED
January 12, 26
February 9, 23
March 1, 22
April 12, 26
May 10, 17*,24**
June 7, 14***, 28
July Council Break
August 2, 9***, 23
September 6, 15***, 20
October 11, 25
November 1, 29
December 6, 13

* Official Canvass Election Results; no committees or afternoon session
** Swear in newly elected councilmembers
*** Budget related meeting

Year 2015

MONTH SCHEDULED
January 13, 20
February 10, 24
March 3, 17
April 14, 28
May 12, 19*,26**
June 2, 16, 23***
July Council Break
August 4, 11***, 25
September 1, 10*** 15
October 13, 27
November 10, 17
December 1, 15

*Special Meeting – Official Canvass Election Results; no committees or afternoon session
**Swear in newly elected councilmembers
***Special Meeting