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Gonzales is governed by the City Council. The City Council appoints advisory committees and commissions to assist with decisions

Gonzales Planning Commission

Jose Rios – Chairperson
Gloria Velasquez – Chair Pro Tem
Tim Jackson – Commissioner
Johnathan Bohorquez – Commissioner
Ceasar Ayon – Commissioner

Gonzales Recreation Commission

Liz Funk – Chairperson
Connie Arellano – Chair Pro Tem
Carlos Vargas – Commissioner
Celeste Daniel – Commissioner
Luis E Vargas – Commissioner

Advisory Committee – Measure K – Temporary Use Tax (TUT)

Gary Robinson – Chairperson
Anna Mae Gazo – Member
Candice McFarland – Member
Sandro Camacho – Member
Liz Silva – Mayor Pro Tem
Scott Funk – Councilmember
Vacancy

Gonzales Youth Council

Isabel Mendoza – Commissioner
Amy Perez – Commissioner 
Madisyn Schweitzer - Commissioner 

Gonzales Oversight Committee for the Successor Agency to the Redevelopment Agency

City & School Joint Steering Committee

Upcoming Events

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Government Connections
Board of Directors Meeting Regularly meets the 3rd Thursday of month at 6:00 p.m. 117 Fourth Street, Gonzales, CA  93926 
Logo for the Salinas Valley Solid Waste Authority
Government Connections
Board of Directors Meeting Regularly meets the 3rd Thursday of month at 6:00 p.m. 117 Fourth Street, Gonzales, CA  93926 

City News

Important Notice Photo: Gonzales Fire Department Shield
Fire Department
August 8, 2020 (4:00 PM PT) City of Gonzales Update from Gonzales Fire Department As of this morning, the fire that we have all been seeing west of River Road has traveled through the west side of the Gonzales Rural Fire Protection District from…
The Gonzales Way
Engaged Community
Heat Advisory in Effect Cooling Center Open in Gonzales: Friday, August 4, 2020, 11 AM-3 PM Joint use gymnasium, Fairview School 560 5th Street, Gonzales Temperature Check at the Door…
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CORONAVIRUS (COVID-19) Advice & News
City of Gonzales Director of Emergency Services Executive Order Establishing a Citation Fine Process for Face Coverings Order Violations July 29, 2020 - Today, the City of Gonzales joined with Monterey County and other local cities establishing a…
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Engaged Community
Gonzales High School honors recent graduates going to local Community Colleges, Technical schools and 4-year Universities. The recent grads are being featured on banners placed throughout the city and will remain in place for about a year.