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SealCity of Beaumont, CA
550 East 6th Street
Beaumont, CA 92223
Elected Officials
Mayor & City Council

The Beaumont City Council is comprised of five Council members, each sharing equal voting powers on all items coming before the Council. Council members are elected to at-large positions for four-year terms, with elections held in November of even-numbered years. The City Council meets annually to select one of its members to serve as Mayor and another to serve as Mayor Pro Tem for one year but no more than two consecutive years.

The City Council provides legislative and policy direction to the City Manager, who implements their decisions to direct the activities of the City. The City Council responds to issues and concerns of the community by allocating resources, developing policies, and formulating strategies that support the vitality and economic viability of the City.  All of their decisions must be made at public meetings.

The City Council appoints the City Manager and City Attorney and members of all advisory boards, commissions, and committees. The City Council also serves as the Board of Directors for the Beaumont Financing Authority, Beaumont Utility Authority, Beaumont Conservation Authority, and Beaumont Successor Agency.


  • 6 p.m.
  • First and third Tuesdays of each month
  • Beaumont Civic Center
    550 E. Sixth St.
    Beaumont, CA 92223

Agendas & Minutes
Agendas are available prior to the meetings. Minutes are available following approval. Anyone wishing to address the City Council on any matter not on the agenda may do so during the oral communications portion of the agenda.

  • Mike Lara, Mayor                          First elected: November 2014
    Current term expires: November 2018
  • Lloyd White, Mayor Pro-Tem 
    First elected: November 2014     Current term expires: November 2018
  • Dr. Della Condon, Councilwomen
    Appointed: January 2016              Current term expires: November 2016
  • Brenda Knight, Councilwomen
    First elected: November 2012     Current term expires: November 2016
  • Mark Orozco, Councilman
    First elected: November 2014      Current term expires: November 2018

Contact Information
For additional information on the Beaumont City Council, including biographies and office hours, please visit their individual pages.

If you wish to contact a City Council member, you may email them individually or call 951-769-8614. If no members are available, your call will be forwarded to Customer Service staff.

Meeting Information

City Council Meetings are held on the first and third Tuesday of the month at 6:00 pm in the City of Beaumont Council Chambers, 550 E. 6th Street, unless otherwise noticed.  The official posting area for all meeting agendas is located on the bulletin board inside the Civic Center.

If you require special assistance to attend or participate in a meeting, please call the City Clerk’s Department at 951-769-8520 at least 48-hours prior to the meeting.

Agendas & Minutes
Agendas are available prior to the meetings. Minutes are available following approval.

Public Comment
Members of the public are welcome to attend Council meetings and provide input on agenda items. Additionally, members of the public may address Council on items not scheduled under the agenda during the Public Comment agenda item.

If you wish to address the City Council during the meeting, speaker forms are available in the Chambers. Please complete the form and return it to the City Clerk prior to the beginning of the meeting. There is a three-minute time limit for speaking



Other Elected Positions
City Clerk
Julio Martinez
Appointed: January 2015
Current term expires: November 2018

City Treasurer
Nancy Carroll
First Elected: November 2014
Current term expires: November 2018

Legislative Action
From time to time, the Beaumont City Council is asked to take a position on Federal, State, or County legislative issues. If the City Council, as a body, elects to take a formal position on any piece of legislation, either in support or opposition, any actions taken (letters of support, letters of opposition, requests for amendments, etc.) those positions are noted in the matrix below.

Legislative Action Matrix 

For information on the City's legislative action process, click here.