The City of Palm Beach Gardens operates with a Council-Manager form of government, pursuant to the city Charter. Residents are served by 5 at-large, elected officials who are responsible for developing policy for the city. These elected officials, the City Council, in turn, appoint the City Manager who is tasked with overseeing all administrative duties and the daily business operations of the city.
City Council members serve for 3-year overlapping terms with the Mayor and Vice Mayor appointed by members of the City Council. A quorum of 3 council members may conduct city business.
City Council meetings are held the first Thursday of each month at 6:00 P.M. unless posted otherwise. Meetings are held in the City Hall Council Chambers. The upcoming meetings are listed below. Click on the link to access the meeting agenda. Agendas are posted 1 week prior to the meeting. Minutes are available upon approval. Audio and video are available the day following a meeting.