City Council & Planning Commission Meetings & Video

City Council & Planning Commission Meetings Continue to be Held Virtually.  Please see the teleconference guidelines at the bottom of this page for information on how to participate remotely during the Coronavirus Pandemic.

Making local government more accessible to the community

UCTV 15 is the City of Union City government access cable channel. UCTV provides gavel to gavel coverage of City Council and other public meetings. When meetings are not in session, channel 15's electronic bulletin board provides valuable information and announcements 24 hours a day about events that shape our community and quality of life.

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Live webcasts and video archives are a free public service and are not an official record of City meetings. For a copy of the official public record, please contact the City Clerk's Office at 510.675.5448.  

City Council & Planning Commission Agenda Packets

 - Agendas for other Legislative Bodies can be found on the Union City Calendar

Packets published here reflect items as submitted at the time of publication. Occasionally, desk items are provided to City Council at the meeting. These items are not included in the packets but are made available in the City's online records repository. A public copy of each desk item is also available at the City Clerk's desk at the evening of the meeting. Additionally, a copy of any item included in the City Council packet can be requested through a Public Records Act Request.


COVID-19 Notice: Consistent with State of California Executive Order No. 29-20 dated March 17, 2020, the City Council and Planning Commission will be participating in public meetings via phone/video conferencing. The City Council Chambers will not be open to the public.   Members of the public can observe and address the legislative body using the below technological processes. 


How to Address the Legislative Body:


Written Comment:  To provide written comment on an item on the agenda or to address the Council about an issue during Public Comment.   Please include the phrase “public comment” in the subject line and note the agenda item number that you want to address. Written comments received up until 3:00 p.m. of the meeting date will be e-mailed to the City Council or Planning Commission and made publicly available.  Comments received after 3:00 p.m. of the meeting date will be read into the record for up to the first 300 words (approximately 3 minutes consistent with the time limit provided for public speakers) and added to the official record.


Public Comment via Teleconference:  Members of the public may address the Legislative Body on a matter on the agenda or during the Public Input portion of the meeting. Raise your virtual hand to notify the host that you would like to speak during that portion.  


Instructions on Raising your Hand in Zoom Webinar:

  1. Click Raise Hand in the webinar controls. The host will be notified that you've raised your hand.
  2. If the host allows you to talk, you may be prompted to unmute yourself. While unmuted, your profile picture and name is displayed to the host and panelists. Only your name is displayed to other attendees.
  3. Click Raise Hand in the webinar controls to lower it, if needed. This will not mute yourself if you are unmuted.


Zoom Shortcuts:

  • Windows: You can also use the Alt+Y keyboard shortcut to raise or lower your hand.
  • Mac: You can also use the Option+Y keyboard shortcut to raise or lower your hand.


City Council 
Meeting dates: 2nd and 4th Tuesday, 7:00 p.m.
Planning Commission
Meeting dates: 1st and 3rd Thursday, 7:00 p.m.
Send Written Public Comment to: Send Written Public Comment to:

Please click the link below to join the webinar:
Passcode: Mr6%qH6P

Or Telephone:

Dial (for higher quality, dial a number based on your current location):
US: +1 213 338 8477 or +1 301 715 8592 or +1 408 638 0968 or +1 646 518 9805
Webinar ID: 928 8582 6000
Passcode: 52282697

Please click the link below to join the webinar:
Passcode: 0y0E+7A4

Or Telephone:

Dial(for higher quality, dial a number based on your current location):
US: +1 408 638 0968 or +1 213 338 8477 or +1 646 518 9805 or +1 301 715 8592
Webinar ID: 946 1031 9297
Passcode: 42618983


ADA Accessibility:  If you require a reasonable modification or accommodation for a disability, please email the

City Clerk at a minimum of two (2) business days prior to the Council meeting.