In general, City Council meetings are held on the 2nd and 4th Wednesday of each month at 6:00 PM, unless otherwise designated. Click here for the City’s schedule.
Council meetings are open to members of the public, who are welcome to speak at the designated public comment times. Members of the public wishing to speak are advised to contact the City Clerk prior to the meeting.
Council caucuses are held on the 2nd and 4th Monday of each month at 4:00PM, unless otherwise designated. The purpose of caucuses is to discuss agenda items for the upcoming meeting. Caucuses are open to the public, however, there is no opportunity for the public to speak. The Council may also hold closed caucuses during which the public is excluded. In addition, the council may hold a pre-meeting caucus one-half hour prior to any scheduled council meeting.
VIRTUAL MEETING ADVISORY
In an effort to adhere to social distancing protocols and best practices imposed by City and State authorities due to the current health crisis, the City of Jersey City has canceled all public meetings and closed non-essential services as of March 16, 2020 until further notice. As a result, this council meeting will be held virtually as a video conference with public access.
The April 15 meeting can be viewed here – Virtual Municipal Council Meeting Link