New City Council Meeting Start Times!

Beginning October 1, 2019, Goleta City Council meetings will start at 5:30 p.m., with closed session taking place at 4:00 p.m. It is hoped that later meeting times will allow more people to participate. Meetings will continue to be held on the first and third Tuesdays of each month. There are several ways to watch a meeting:

  • Come in person to City Hall Council Chambers (130 Cremona Drive, Suite B)
  • Live or at any time on the City’s website (
  • Channel 19 live, or rebroadcast on Wednesdays at 10:00 a.m. and 5:00 p.m.

Everyone is encouraged to get involved with local government and attend City Council meetings. Check the City Calendar beforehand to confirm the meeting date. Find out ahead of time what is on the agenda – sign up here to receive City Council agendas sent to you via email or text message.