The Office of the City Clerk

The City Clerk is the local official who administers democratic processes such as elections, access to City records, and all legislative actions ensuring transparency to the public.  The City Clerk acts as a compliance officer for federal, state and local statutes including the Political Reform Act, the Brown Act, and the Public Records Act.

The City Clerk provides administrative support to the City Council and serves as a liaison between the public and the City Council.

The Office of the City Clerk is committed to the highest standard of customer service for the City of Orinda and its residents by assisting members of the public obtain information and understand processes available to them for communicating with staff and their elected officials.