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The City Council consists of an elected mayor and four elected council members. Each serves a four-year term.
- Mayor Keith Blackburn
- Council Member Melanie Burkholder, District 1
- Council Member Carolyn Luna, District 2
- Mayor Pro Tem Priya Bhat-Patel, District 3
- Council Member Teresa Acosta, District 4
The Mayor is elected by voters citywide. City Council members are elected by district. Click on the map to zoom in.
City Council meetings
The City Council generally meets three times a month on Tuesdays. Meeting agendas are posted at least 72 hours prior to each regularly scheduled Council meeting and at least 24 hours prior to each Special Council meeting.
2023 City Council Meeting Calendar
Other elected officials
The City of Carlsbad also has an elected City Clerk and City Treasurer.
For general information and assistance, the Office of the City Manager is here to help:
City Council mailing address:
1200 Carlsbad Village Drive
Carlsbad, CA 92008