Office of the City Council

Regular Meetings

  • 6:00pm
  • 2nd and 4th Mondays of every month
    • The regular meeting held on the second Monday of each month shall be virtual
    • The regular meeting held on the fourth Monday of each month shall be held in-person
  • Council Chambers
    Joseph R. Robison Laurel Municipal Center
    8103 Sandy Spring Road
    Laurel, MD 20707

Work Sessions

  • 6:00pm
  • 1st Wednesday of every month
    • When the agenda is five or fewer items of discussion, the Work Session will be virtual
    • When the agenda is six or more items of discussion, the Work Session will be in-person
  • Council Chambers
    Joseph R. Robison Laurel Municipal Center
    8103 Sandy Spring Road
    Laurel, MD 20707

Occasionally, a holiday will cause the meeting schedule to change.

Overview

The City Council is the legislative body of the City of Laurel, and as elected representatives of the citizens, consider and enact resolutions, regulations, and ordinances for the protection of rights and privileges, peace and good government, and safety and health of all citizens.

About the City Council

City Councilmembers shall be persons of known integrity, experience, and sound judgment, not less than twenty-one years of age, citizens of the United States, shall be registered to vote in City elections, and residents of the City for the one year immediately preceding the date of the election. Each Council member shall hold his or her office for two years from the fourth Monday in November after the election.

Your Representatives

The government of the City of Laurel is vested in a Mayor and five elected City Council members. To find out more about your representative, click on your representative's name to go to their biography page. To find out what voting ward you reside in, please check the Voting Wards Map.

  1. James Kole

    James Kole

    Council Member, Ward 1
    Phone: 301-725-5300, ext. 2121

  1. Christine Johnson

    Christine Johnson

    Council Member, At Large

  1. Carl DeWalt

    Carl DeWalt

    Council Member, Ward 1

  1. Kyla Clark

    Kyla Clark

    Council Member, Ward 2
    Phone: 301-725-5300, ext. 2121

  1. Jeffrey Mills

    Jeffrey Mills

    Council Member, Ward 2