Date of Incorporation: November 16, 1956
Services Provided: Drainage, legal, planning and zoning services, public works, and police through a contract with the San Mateo County Sheriff
Area: 12 square miles
Population: 5,615 (CA Department of Finance 2019)
Sphere of Influence: Boundaries of 1984 plus the unincorporated communities of Guernsey Field, Jasper Ridge, and western hills
The Town of Woodside is governed by a seven-member town council elected to four-year terms, each of whom represents a district. The mayor is elected to a one-year term. Please note, during the redistricting process in 2021, the Town Council decreased to 5 districts from 7. It will take two election cycles to complete the transition, 2022 and 2024.
|District||Council Member||Term Ending|
|3 (At-large)||Chris Shaw||2024|
|4/5 (At-large)||Paul Gould||2024|
|5/7 (At-large)||Ned Fluet||2024|
The town council meets regularly the second and fourth Tuesday of every month.
All meetings are held at Independence Hall, 2955 Woodside Road, Woodside, CA 94062.
Meeting time is 7:30 pm unless otherwise noted in the agenda. Future agendas are posted at least 72 hours prior to regular meetings and 24 hours prior to special meetings.
Note: Building & Planning Counter Hours M-F 8:00 am - 10:00 am & 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm