The City of El Centro was incorporated on April 16, 1908 and is operated by a Council/Manager form of government. El Centro is a charter city and owns the local hospital El Centro Regional Medical Center. The members of the City Council are also the Successor Agency to the Redevelopment Agency and Successor Housing Agency governing board. The City Council is composed of five elected members who serve four year, staggered, terms. The City Council selects a Council member to serve as Mayor for a one year term.
City Council Voice Mail: (760) 336-8989
City Clerk’s Office: (760) 337-4515
“The City Council Members are elected officers identified in Government Code Section 87200 and file statements of economic interests with the City Clerk’s office. Copies of the statements of economic interests filed by the above elected officers may be obtained by visiting the offices of the Fair Political Practices Commission (FPPC) or the City Clerk. The physical address of the FPPC is 428 J Street, Suite 620, Sacramento, California 95814. The physical address of the City Clerk’s office is 1275 W. Main Street, El Centro, California 92243. The statements of economic interests for some state and local government agency elected officers may be available in electronic format on the FPPC’s website at http://www.fppc.ca.gov/.”