City Council

City Council Information and Resources

The Glenarden City Council consists of seven Councilmembers and one Mayor, who are elected every four years. The Mayor and Councilmembers are elected at large. Elections are non partisan. You must be 18 years old to run for Mayor and have lived in the city for two years. You must be 18 years old to run for City Council and have lived in the city for one year.


Form of Government

The City of Glenarden has a Council / Mayor form of government. The Council is the governing body of the city, elected by, and responsible to the voters for the operation of the city. The Council has oversight function and general responsibility for municipal affairs through budgeting and setting policy.

The Mayor is the Chief Executive Officer of the City government.

City Manager Appointment

The Mayor and Council appoints and directs the City Manager.  He supervises all departments and is responsible for the effective management of all financial and administrative actions of the city. He is responsible for implementing all policy matters established by the City Council and enforcing all city ordinances.

Council Biographies

Get to know your Coucilmembers.


(View and download Council Meeting Agendas.)


(View and download archived legislation.)


(View and download Council Meeting Minutes.)

Staff Reports

(View and download staff reports.)


Work Sessions & Public Meetings

Council Work Sessions are held the 1st Monday of each month at 7:00pm in the Upper Level Conference Room. Public Meetings are held the 2nd Monday of each month at 7:30pm in the Lower Level Council Chambers.

For more information or questions, contact the Council Clerk at 301-322-1473.


View Council Meetings & Sessions

Click to view Council Meetings – due to the COVID-19 Pandemic, all meetings and sessions will be held virtually until further notice. (To access meetings, copy passcode and insert into redirect link)

View Council Meetings


October 19, 2021, Special Regular Meeting/Public Hearing, Passcode: +T0INjX^

October 12, 2021, Regular Meeting, Passcode: 6PU.RwHu

October 4, 2021, Work Session Meeting, Passcode: k^%kb5V3


September 21, 2021, Special Regular Meeting, Passcode: u.ydXG.7

September 13, 2021, Regular Meeting, Passcode: 1ja#?RVj

September 7, 2021, Work Session MeetingPasscode: 36T2@AT^

JULY 2021

July 21, 2021, Special Regular MeetingPasscode: rT@9W1=?

July 13, 2021, Special Regular Meeting, Passcode: 3EBF+PUr

July 1, 2021, Special Work Session (Budget)Passcode: s@3*yG1p

JUNE 2021

June 29, 2021, Special  Work Session (Budget), Passcode: R7i6!8^Z

June 14, 2021, Regular Meeting/Swearing-In Ceremony 

June 7, 2021, Work SessionPasscode: s2%1@=GD

MAY 2021

May 25, 2021, Special Work Session (Budget), Passcode: KMBMW2$u

May 18, 2021, Budget Hearing, Passcode: 1p=7qvg7

May 10, 2021, Regular Meeting, Passcode: Qht6&WJc

May 6, 2021, Work Session, Passcode: 5zpymg=3

APRIL 2021

April 12, 2021, Regular Meeting, Passcode: xanh1Rq!

April 5, 2021, Work Session, Passcode: +DJ6LciI

April 5, 2021, Public Hearing, Passcode: 3.3gNd%s

MARCH 2021

March 22, 2021, Public Hearing, Passcode: 8Xp11+sV

March 16, 2021, Special Regular Meeting, Passcode: *U0^*5&q

March 10, 2021, Special Regular Meeting, Passcode: !4TK#ZW@

March 8, 2021, Regular Meeting, Passcode: Tw7x$SG.

March 1, 2021, Council Work Session, Passcode: %YN&QEK0


February 8, 2021, Regular Meeting, No Passcode Needed

February 1, 2021, Work SessionPasscode: P49t?cDf


January 27, 2021, Special Regular Meeting, Passcode: ZD@7d%0f

January 19, 2021, Public Hearing Meeting, No Passcode Needed

January 11, 2021, Council Regular Meeting, No Passcode Needed

January 4, 2021, Council Work Session, No Passcode Needed


December 15, 2020, Public Hearing – Passcode: 86V?R!vA

December 14, 2020, Council Regular Meeting Passcode: 0XTH.zE.

December 11, 2020, Special Regular Meeting – Passcode: 3T$5b4zX

December 10, 2020, Special Work Session (Budget) – Passcode: vw7z%74Y

December 7, 2020, Work Session – Passcode: NTB+ApQ8

2021 City Council Swearing-In Ceremony Photos