City Council

The Allen City Council consists of the mayor and six council members elected citywide to serve three-year, staggered terms of office. In addition to strategic planning and approving the annual budget, the council sets policy, enacts ordinances establishing municipal law and regulates zoning and development. The council also appoints board and commission members.
  1. Meeting Information
  2. Addressing Council
  3. Form of Government
City Council meetings are held on the second and fourth Tuesday of each month at
7 p.m. in the Council Chambers of City Hall, 305 Century Parkway. Prior to the Council meeting, a workshop is conducted at 6 p.m. in the Council Conference Room, located next to Council Chambers.

City Council meetings and workshops are open to the public and citizen input is welcome. Citizens may speak at council meetings on agenda and non-agenda items by completing and submitting a public meeting appearance card. See Addressing Council for more information.

Council Agenda & Minutes
The City Council agenda is available on the website 72 hours prior to every meeting. The agendas are posted outside of City Hall in the glass public notice case adjacent to the main City Hall entrance.

Once approved, meeting minutes are archived and available for review through Municode.

Previous Council meeting agenda packets can be accessed through MuniAgenda.