City Clerk

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Department head: Marguerite Bailey

33 S Main St, Colfax, CA 95713

(530) 346-2313

The city clerk provides support to the council, administers elections, and preserves the legislative history of the city. The clerk acts as a compliance officer for federal, state and local statutes, including the Political Reform Act, the Brown Act, and the Public Records Act.

The clerk maintains the minutes, ordinances and resolutions adopted by the council and ensures that municipal records are readily accessible to the public. In Colfax, the clerk also handles processes related to human resources and supports other departments in the processing of permits and applications.