Mayor & City Council

  • 2nd and 4th Tuesdays of each month
  • 6 p.m.
  • Veteran's Memorial Building
    209 Surf Street
    Morro Bay, CA 93442
Agendas, Minutes & Documents
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  • Jamie L. Irons, Mayor
    Phone: 805-550-6595

    Term expires: December 2016
  • Christine Johnson
    Phone: 805-305-3759
  • Term expires: December 2016
  • Matt Makowetski
    Phone: 805-471-7094

    Term expires: December 2018
  • John Headding, Member
    Phone: 805-909-9785

    Term expires: December 2018
  • Noah Smukler, Member
    Phone: 805-772-7668

    Term expires: December 2016
The City of Morro Bay is a general law city and operates under the "Council-Manager" form of municipal government. The 5-member City Council consist of the directly-elected Mayor and 4 City Council Members. The Mayor and Council Members are elected to 4-year terms.

The City Council is the legislative authority and sets the policies under which the city operates. The City Council has the power to adopt ordinances and resolutions, make appointments to the city's advisory bodies, establish policies and approve programs, appropriate funds, adopt budgets, and approve contracts. The Mayor presides at all meetings of the City Council and is recognized as the official head of the city for all ceremonial purposes.

Contact the Council
If you would like to send written comments to the City Council, please email the Council. Please note that comments will be sent to the City Council and select city staff. If your comments relate to an upcoming agenda item, your comments will be distributed and posted online as Agenda Correspondence, pursuant to the City Council Policies and Procedures.


Written correspondence can be mailed to:
City of Morro Bay
Attn: Mayor and City Council
595 Harbor Street
Morro Bay, CA 93442

NOTE: Email correspondence sent to or from members of the City Council via the city's website is considered public records and may be subject to disclosure and additional distribution pursuant to the Public Records Act, Brown Act, and Council Policies and Procedures.