City Council
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City Clerk
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 Charlotte Craven  Shawn Mulchay
Mayor Charlotte Craven
Elected at Large*
(Resides in District 1)
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Vice Mayor Shawn Mulchay
Elected at Large*
(Resides in District 5)
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Tony Trembley Susan Santangelo Kevin Kildee
Councilmember Tony Trembley
District 4

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Councilmember Susan Santangelo
Elected at Large*

(Resides in District 2)
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Councilmember Kevin Kildee
District 3

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*At the November 2022 election, voters will elect Council representatives for Districts 1, 2 and 5. 

The City of Camarillo is administered under the Council-Manager form of government. The City Council, which is elected by the citizens of Camarillo, adopts policies, goals and objectives for the operation of the City government, and appoints the City Manager to administer those policies. These are the  current goals and objectives  for FY 2021/2022 the City Council established at the City Council Meeting of February 24, 2021.

The City of Camarillo's five-member City Council is elected for four-year terms subject to Term Limits. The Council selects one of its members to serve as Mayor.  In 2019, the City Council transitioned to District Elections, which will take effect beginning with the November 2020 election.  To learn more go to the Elections page.   As the city's legislative body, the City Council conducts the affairs of the City on behalf of the citizens, in accordance with the State Constitution and the General Laws of the State of California. It is within this legal framework that the Council makes decisions affecting numerous aspects of community life, from the provision of municipal services to land use planning and community development.
The City Council sets the annual budget to ensure that the city's operations and capital infrastructure are maintained for the efficient delivery of services.

It enacts municipal ordinances to protect the health and safety of all who live in, work in or visit the city, adopts resolutions, and takes other actions as necessary to conduct the city's business. All City Council actions are subject to public notice and opportunity for public review and comment. 

The City Council also serves as the Board of Directors for the Camarillo Sanitary District, the Camarillo Community Development Commission and the Camarillo Library Board. As board members, the City Council conducts the affairs of these agencies in the same manner as they do other city business, on behalf of the citizens of Camarillo.

The City Council Norms were approved on September 8, 2021. The Norms serve to promote and educate on the highest ethical standards of professional behavior, and were developed by the City Council as an aspirational statement focusing on civility, courtesy, and decorum.

The City Council generally meets on the second and fourth Wednesday of each month in the Council Chambers located at city hall at 601 Carmen Drive, Camarillo. The meetings begin at 5:00 p.m. Public Comments on items not on the agenda are heard at 7:30 p.m. Please note the meeting dates are subject to change. For information on upcoming meeting dates, please contact the City Clerk's office at (805) 388-5353. City Council meetings are broadcast live on the community access channel. (Channel 10 on Spectrum Cable and Channel 29 on Frontier FiOs).  For more information about City Council meetings, please contact the City Clerk at 388-5353.


The Mayor's State of the City Report is a visual overview of the State of the City with updates on all City Departments including the police Department. This presentation provides information on multiple City programs, budget analysis, current projects, and new public and private projects on the horizon in Camarillo. Watch current and past Mayor's State of the City presentations.