Mayor and Council

Comprised of the Mayor and 8 Councillors, Coquitlam City Council is responsible for local government leadership and decision making in the City of Coquitlam.

Mayor Richard Stewart | Councillor Bren​t Asmundson | Councillor Craig Hodge | Councillor Dennis Marsden | Councillor Terry O'Neill | Councillor Mae Reid | Councillor Teri Towner | Councillor Chris Wilson | Councillor Bonita Zarrillo

Council Meetings

Regular Council Meetings are generally held three Mondays a month at 7:00 p.m. in the Council Chambers at Coquitlam City Hall.

Council Agendas

Schedule, Agendas & Minutes

Find the latest Schedule, Agendas & Minutes here.

Public Notices

Legal and public notices regarding City business are posted here. These include public hearing notices, notices of special council meetings and other meetings, public consultation opportunities and more.

Watch Council Meetings

Regular Council Meetings are broadcast in the Tri Cities on Shaw Cable, channel 4, on the first and third Tuesday of each month (unless there is no meeting scheduled) at 9:00 p.m. and are rebroadcast on the following Saturday morning at 11:00 a.m. Regular Council Meetings, Public Hearings and Council-in-Committee meetings are also streamed live online.

Public Hearings

The Local Government Act requires that a Public Hearing be held before Council adopts an amendment to the Zoning Bylaw (referred to as a rezoning application) or Official Community Plan Bylaw.


Local government elections in British Columbia are held every four years. In Coquitlam this includes elections for Mayor, Councillors and School Trustees.

Freedom of Information

The Freedom of Information and Protection of Privacy Act (the Act) promotes two general principles, Freedom of Information and Protection of Privacy.