Appearing Before Council

​​​​City Council agenda information is available from the city clerk. To address the council concerning an agenda item, register with the city clerk or deputy city clerk at (757) 385-4303 prior to the meeting.

To address the council concerning an item not on the agenda, a request must be made in writing to the Office of the City Clerk, 2401 Courthouse Drive, City Hall Building #1, Room 2116, Municipal Center, Virginia Beach, VA 23456. A member of the council may sponsor a public speaker on any item.

Presentation Guidelines

  • No more than one presentation per topic or per individual may be made at the same meeting without the specific permission of the council.
  • Speakers should advance to the podium when their names are called, state their name(s) and address(es), and indicate who they are representing.
  • Presentations should be limited to three minutes. After completing remarks, the speaker should be prepared to respond to any questions the council may have.
Page Last Updated: September 12, 2022
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City Clerk's Office