Members Council members are elected by the voters of Del Mar. Elections are held in November of even-numbered years. In order to be eligible to run for election, a potential candidate must be a resident and registered voter in the City of Del Mar and nominated by no less than 20 registered voters of the City of Del Mar. Additionally, each Council member represents the City on numerous regional boards/organizations, as well as acts as liaisons to council advisory committees. Council members receive $300 per month and the Mayor receives $350 per month.
The City Council, as representatives of the residents of Del Mar, sets City policy, determines budget priorities, allocates City resources, and hears appeals from decisions of the Design Review Board and Planning Commission. The City Council appoints the City Manager to manage the day to day operations of the City and the City Attorney to provide legal advice and ensure compliance with local, state, and federal law.
Members of the City Council are:
- First and third Mondays of the month
- 6 p.m. - Watch live and on-demand
- Council Chambers
2010 Jimmy Durante Blvd., Suite 100
Del Mar, CA 92014
Council meetings are occasionally held on the second Mondays and/or special meetings called.
Agendas are available prior to the meetings. Minutes are available following approval.
Agendas & Minutes
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The City Council has established a Policy Manual that includes policies and procedures for the conduct of City Council meetings and business.
City Council Policies
City Council Appointments
- City Councilmember Appointments to Citizen Advisory Committees and Regional Organizations
- FPPC Form 806 - Agency Report of Public Official Appointments