The Ventura City Council meets at 6:00 PM three Mondays each month. The City Council meets the first week in August and will not reconvene until the first Monday after Labor Day weekend.
Meetings are held in the Council Chambers on the second floor of City Hall at 501 Poli Street. All meetings (with certain exceptions) are open to the public.
City Council members are elected to four year terms in a city-wide election. The Council elects from its members a Mayor and Deputy Mayor, each of whom serves two years.
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Steve Bennett, District 1 (Ventura)
Linda Parks, District 2
Kelly Long, District 3
Peter C. Foy, District 4
John C. Zaragoza, District 5
The Board of Supervisors is the governing body of the county. The Board has five members, each elected from one of the five supervisorial districts in the county for a term of office of four years. The Board acts primarily in a legislative capacity since it adopts all county ordinances. It can also grant or deny claims made against the county and supervise policies and operations of the county.
The Board controls the county budget, levies taxes, makes appropriations and supervises the official conduct of county officers. The Board of Supervisors meets every Tuesday at 8:30 a.m. in the Board hearing Room, Administration Building, 800 South Victoria Avenue, Ventura, CA.
Office of Assemblymember Das Williams
89 South California Street, Ste. F
Ventura, CA 93001
Phone: (805) 641-3700
Fax: (805) 641-3708
Office of Senator Hannah-Beth Jackson
300 East Esplanade Drive, Ste. 430
Oxnard, CA 93036
Phone: (805) 988-1940
Office of Congresswoman Lois Capps
301 East Carrillo Street, Ste. A
Santa Barbara, CA 93101
Phone: (805) 730-1710
Fax: (805) 730-9153
Office of Congresswoman Julia Brownley
300 East Esplanade Drive, Suite 470
Oxnard, CA 93036
Phone: (805) 379-1779
Fax: (805) 379-1799
U.S. Senator Barbara Boxer (D)
Phone: (213) 894-5000
Fax: (202) 224-0357
U.S. Senator Dianne Feinstein (D)
Phone: (310) 914-7300
Fax: (310) 914-7318