Date of Incorporation: April 27, 1971

Services Provided: Police, fire, planning and building, lagoon and levee maintenance, parks, recreation, street maintenance, water and sewer, engineering, general administration (see Estero Municipal Improvement District)

Area: 4.1 square miles

Population: 33,693 (CA Department of Finance 2019)

Sphere of Influence: Boundaries of 1984

City Council

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

Council Member Term Ending
Art Kiesel 2026
Jon Froomin 2024
Patrick Sullivan 2024
Sam Hindi 2024
Stacy Jimenez 2026

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

All meetings are held at the Council Chambers, City Hall, 620 Foster City Boulevard, Foster City, CA 94404.

Meeting time is 6:30 pm unless otherwise noted in the agenda. Future agendas are posted the Thursday prior to the meeting date.

Foster City
Contact Information
City of Foster City
City Hall
610 Foster City Boulevard
Foster City, CA 94404Get Directions
Monday - Friday:
8:00 am - 5:00 pm
Saturday - Sunday:
Contact Information
General Inquiries: (650) 286-3200 Phone: (650) 286-3220 Email: Email: