City Council

The Azusa City Council provides policy direction, establishes goals, and sets priorities for City government. The City Council:

    Establishes overall City policies, conducts public hearings, and considers staff reports and public input before making decisions

    Approves appropriate resolutions, ordinances, and an annual city budget.

    Appoints and oversees the City Manager and City Attorney.

    Attends meetings of other agencies as appropriate to enhance communications and coordination.

    Establishes City Goals and Priorities.

    Appoints interested citizens to various advisory boards, commissions, and committees.

    The City Council also serves as the Board of Directors for the Successor Agency to the Former Redevelopment Agency, the Azusa Public Financing Authority, and the Azusa Utility Board.


Meeting are held on the 1st and 3rd Monday of the month in the Azusa Civic Auditorium (213 E. Foothill Blvd.) Closed Session at 6:30 PM and Regular Meeting/Ceremonial at 7:30 PM.

2023 City Council Meeting Schedule
2024 City Council Meeting Schedule

Agendas & Minutes

Agendas are available prior to each meeting. Most supporting documents are located in the Document Center under City Council Agenda Packets by year. To locate a given item, select the folder with the appropriate meeting date or conduct a title search.

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Robert Gonzales, Mayor
Elected “At large”
Term Ends: Nov 2024

Andrew N. Mendez, Councilmember 
Term Ends: Nov 2026

Jesse Avila Jr., Councilmember
Term Ends: Nov 2024

Edward J. Alvarez, Councilmember
Term Ends: Nov 2026

Dennis Beckwith, Mayor Pro-Tem
Term Ends: Nov 2024