Council

The Prescott City Council is the city’s legislative body. These seven people oversee the operations of city government and set policy by approving programs, appropriating funds, enacting laws and appointing the City Manager and other officers such as the City Attorney, City Clerk and City Judge. Prescott’s Mayor and City Council are elected at large. The Mayor serves a two-year term and Council members serve overlapping four-year terms.

City Council activities include responding to your questions, concerns and comments; preparing for Council and committee meetings; and attending civic dedications and fundraisers. City Council members also are called to chair or serve on various citizen committees; represent the city on boards or committees of county, state or intergovernmental associations; and speak to community service organizations, neighborhood associations and the Chamber of Commerce. Agendas are posted at both sets of doors at City Hall as well as the city’s website.

Council Subcommittee

City Council holds their regularly scheduled Council meetings on the second and fourth Tuesdays of each month. Each meeting day will consist of a 1:00 pm(Time is subject to change) Study Session, and a 3:00 pm Voting Session.  Additional special meetings may be called as needed. The meetings are held in the City Council Chambers located at 201 South Cortez Street.

2021 Council Meeting Calendar

Action Taken – February 23rd, 2021

THE CITY OF PRESCOTT ENDEAVORS TO MAKE ALL PUBLIC MEETINGS ACCESSIBLE TO PERSONS WITH DISABILITIES. With 72 hours advanced notice, special assistance can be provided for sight and/or hearing-impaired persons at this meeting. Reasonable accommodations will be made upon request for persons with disabilities or non-English speaking residents. Please call the City Clerk (928) 777-1272 to request an accommodation to participate in this public meeting. Prescott TDD number is (928) 445-6811.

Resources

Pursuant to Arizona Revised Statutes, action taken at meetings will be posted on the respective Agenda page within three working days of the meeting. Approved minutes of the Prescott City Council will be posted within two days of their approval. Minutes of other commissions, boards, etc. will be posted as they become available, and are provided as a courtesy to the public.

CONTACT

  • City Council
  • City Council
  • City Hall

    201 S Cortez St

  • 928-777-1248
  • 928-777-1255

NEWS

Update from the Mayor on Negotiations between AED and the City of Prescott

Posted on February 26, 2021

City expects at least two study sessions and public hearing Prescott Mayor Greg Mengarelli reports that negotiations between the City of Prescott and Arizona Eco Development (AED) are progressing in a very positive manner, and that there is every reason… Read more »

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