Date of Incorporation: June 6, 1908

Services Provided: Fire, library, parks, planning, police, public works, recreation, sewer, water

Area: 5.5 square miles

Population: 30,317 (CA Department of Finance 2019)

Sphere of Influence: Boundaries of 1980 plus the unincorporated community of Burlingame Hills

City Council

The City of Burlingame is governed by a five-member city council elected to five-year terms.

Council Member Term Ending
Donna Colson 2024
Emily Beach 2024
Michael Brownrigg 2026
Peter Stevenson 2026
Ricardo Ortiz 2026

The city council meets regularly the first and third Monday of every month.

All meetings are held at the Council Chambers, City Hall, 501 Primrose Road, Burlingame, CA 94010.

Meeting time is 7:00 pm unless otherwise noted in the agenda. Future agendas are posted Thursday afternoon prior to the meeting date.

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