The "Richmond City Council Meetings" are primarily held on 1st, 3rd and 4th Tuesday evenings.
The meetings are held at the renovated City Hall location, located at 440 Civic Center Plaza. Richmond CA (near the Richmond Auditorium, City Hall, and Richmond Main Branch of the Library). The chambers are in the former Hall of Justice building.
As of January 17, 2023, the Mayor is Eduardo Martinez and Vice Mayor Gayle McLaughlin. Council members are Claudia Jimenez, Melvin Willis, Cesar Zepeda, Doria Robinson, and Soheila Bana.
The Housing Authority Tenant Commissioners are Jaycine Scott with a Vacant Position Open.