City Council Meeting Mayor & City Council - Meetings
The City Council serves as the City’s primary policy-making and legislative body. The City Council also serves as the Board of Directors for the Whittier Housing Authority, Whittier Public Financing Authority, Whittier Redevelopment Successor Agency, and Whittier Utility Authority. The City Council adopts the City's annual operating budget and capital improvement program.
Children are welcome to practice their reading skills with friendly, certified therapy dogs. Studies show that practicing reading aloud to these sweet, non-judgmental animals, helps kids gain confidence and boosts their reading skills.