City Council members are elected at-large to four-year terms in November of even-numbered years. The City Council is responsible for determining City policies and service standards. Adoption of the two-year Financial Plan  by Council allocates the City's financial and human resources to support its goals and objectives for the two-year cycle. The City's Municipal Code  and General Plan  are also adopted and amended by Council action.
City Council Meetings
City Council meets the second and fourth Tuesdays of each month at 7:00 p.m. in the Community Meeting Chambers located at:
Los Altos City Hall
1 North San Antonio Road
Los Altos, CA 94022
Information packets for Council meetings may be found online . Additionally, copies of packets are available at City Hall and each of the City's libraries the Friday prior to Council meetings.
City Council meetings may also be viewed live on Comcast Channel 26 or live-streamed from the City website .