Richmond City Council Meeting


6:30 pm - 8:00 pm

Event Type

Meeting Information: 

Public comment may be submitted by mail, email, and/or Zoom video conference in the manner that follows; provided that no member of the public may submit more than one verbal comment per agenda item. 

  • Via mail received by 1:00 p.m. the day of the meeting, sent to 450 Civic Center Plaza, 3rd Floor, Office of the Clerk, Richmond, CA 94804.Via email to by 1:00 p.m. the day of the meeting.

Emails MUST contain in the subject line public comments agenda item #L-2. All such emails will be posted on-line and emailed to the City Council before the meeting is called to order. The Clerk will prepare summaries of all such emails and the summaries will be read into the record. No individual email will be read into the record, only the summaries.  Due to the high volume of emails received, emails that do not contain the correct identifying information in the subject line may be overlooked and may not become part of the record. Email received after 1:00 p.m. will not be summarized nor read into the record. Email received after 1:00 p.m. will, however, be posted online following the meeting as part of the supplemental materials attached to the meeting minutes.

  •  Via Zoom by video conference or by phone using the following link/call-in numbers – for Open Session and City Council:

Please click the link below to join the webinar:

Passcode: ccmeeting 

Or iPhone one-tap: 

  US: +16699006833,,99312205643# or +13462487799,,99312205643# 

Or Telephone:

  Dial (for higher quality, dial a number based on your current location):

    US: +1 669 900 6833 or +1 346 248 7799 or +1 253 215 8782 or +1 312 626 6799 or +1 929 205 6099 or +1 301 715 8592 

Webinar ID: 993 1220 5643 

International numbers available:

a. To comment by video conference, click on the Participants button at the bottom of your screen and select the “Raise Your Hand” button to request to speak when Public Comment is being asked for. Speakers will be called upon in the order they select the “Raise Your Hand” feature. When called upon, you will be unmuted. After the allotted time, you will then be re-muted. **

b. To comment by phone, you will be prompted to “Raise Your Hand” by pressing “*9” to request to speak when Public Comment is asked for. When called upon, you will be unmuted. After the allotted time, you will then be re-muted. Instructions on how to raise your hand by phone are available at: -Joining-a-meeting-by-phone. **

 **The clerk will announce the item #L-2 and ask individuals who would like to address the Council to raise their hand. After the clerk reads the item into the record, the request to speak period on the item will be closed.




ADOPT a resolution to DIRECT the city manager to prepare, for approval by the City Council, a schedule of taxes under Measure U that is less than the maximum allowable – Mayor Tom Butt and Vice Mayor Bates (620-6503 and 620-6743).