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

Town Council

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
1 Jennifer Wall 2024
2 Brian Dombkowski 2026
3 Richard Brown 2026
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

Contact Information
Town of Woodside
Town Hall
2955 Woodside Road
Woodside, CA 94062Get Directions
Monday - Friday:
8:00 am - 5:00 pm
Closed from 12:00 until 13:00
Saturday - Sunday:
Contact Information
General Inquiries: (650) 851-6790 Phone: (650) 851-6790 Email: