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Monte Verde St, Carmel-By-The-Sea, CA 93923

The power to legislate and set city policy in Carmel-by-the-Sea falls to the five-member City Council. The mayor, elected by all voters, serves a two-year term; the position comes with the added responsibility of presiding over council meetings, signing official documents, and officiating at events. Councilmembers serve four-year staggered terms, with municipal elections held in November of even years. Because of COVID-19, meetings are currently held virtually. Go to the Meetings page for agenda packets and information on how to watch the meetings on YouTube.

Meetings: Held the first Monday and Tuesday of each month at 4:30 p.m. in the Council Chamber of Carmel City Hall, located on the east side of Monte Verde Street between Ocean and Seventh avenues.
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Mayor Dave Potter

dpotter@ci.carmel.ca.us

(831) 207-6666

TERM ENDS: Nov. 30, 2022
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Councilmember Jeff Baron

jbaron@ci.carmel.ca.us

(831) 265-2147

TERM ENDS: Nov. 30, 2022
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Councilmember Carrie Theis

ctheis@ci.carmel.ca.us

(831) 975-1939

TERM ENDS: Nov. 30, 2022
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Mayor Pro Tem Bobby Richards

brichards@ci.carmel.ca.us

(831) 975-1940

TERM ENDS: Nov. 30, 2024

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