The Gig Harbor City Council consists of seven part-time, nonpartisan members elected at-large to serve four-year terms.
The City of Gig Harbor is a code city with a strong mayor form of government. The city council is responsible for enacting all legislation and making general policy decisions governing the city.
The City of Gig Harbor leads the way in livability, environmental stewardship, economic vitality, and municipal services.
The city council has adopted a Two-Year Strategic Plan for 2023-24 designed to provide council and the city’s residents with a high-level view of the priorities and goals of the city council.
To send an email to the entire city council and mayor, please use the email address firstname.lastname@example.org. The city administrator and city clerk are also copied on emails sent to this address.
Jeni WoockCouncilmember, Position 1
Roger HendersonCouncilmember, Position 2
Brenda LykinsCouncilmember, Position 3
The city council meets on the second and fourth Monday of each month at 5:30 p.m. These regular Monday meetings are held in-person in council chambers but may also be accessed remotely on Zoom. Public comment is taken at these meetings, both in-person and via Zoom, by following the procedures printed on each meeting's agenda.
In addition, the city council holds study sessions to discuss matters before taking final action at a regular meeting. Study sessions are typically held at 3:00 p.m. on the Thursday immediately following a regular Monday meeting. Study sessions are held in-person but may also be accessed remotely on Zoom. No public comment is taken at study sessions.
City Council Guidelines & Procedures
The city council adheres to its adopted City Council Guidelines & Procedures.
Minutes & Recordings
The City of Gig Harbor maintains minutes of the official proceedings in which city business is conducted. The recordings and action minutes are posted and available to the public as soon as possible.
On occasion, council may form committees of three councilmembers to address specific topics. In the past, council has had five standing committees as established in the Gig Harbor Municipal Code. Minutes and recordings from past meetings can be found here: