City Council

Vincent Yu

Vincent Yu
Mayor

Cynthia Sternquist

Cynthia Sternquist
Mayor Pro Tem

Tom Chavez

Tom Chavez
Councilmember

Nanette Fish

Councilmember
William Man

Councilmember

The City Council is the legislative and policy-making body for the City of Temple City. Comprised of five members, each are elected at large by Temple City voters. Terms for City Council seats are staggered at four years, and non-partisan elections are held every two years. The position of Mayor and Mayor Pro Tem rotate annually in March. 

Key City Council functions include:

  • Enacting local laws and ordinances.
  • Approving city programs.
  • Adopting the annual City Budget.
  • Appropriating funding to provide public services for Temple City residents, local businesses, and visitors.

The City Council meets in regular session on the first and third Tuesday of every month at 7:30 p.m. in the Council Chambers, 5938 Kauffman Ave. Learn more about current Council discussions by reviewing their agendas and minutes or watching live meeting webcasts