Remote Public Comments

Members of the public who are not able to attend a Council or Commission meeting in person can participate in the public comment section of the meeting remotely. Live remote comments are an acceptable form of public comment. (Note: Written public comments* will be provided to the Council/Commission prior or during the meeting for consideration before Council/Commission action.)

Live Remote Public Comments

Members of the public may submit a live remote public comment via Zoom video conferencing. Download the Zoom mobile app from the Apple Appstore or Google Play. Or if you are using a desktop computer, you can test your connection to Zoom clicking here. Make sure that you have a working microphone and a web camera so that you are able to participate in the live streaming of the meeting. 

  • Speakers will be asked to provide their name and city of residence
  • Each speaker will be afforded up to 3 minutes to speak
  • Speakers will be asked to wait for the their opportunity to provide public comment.
  • When the Mayor/Chair invites for public comment on the item for which you would like to comment on, please use the "raise hand" feature (or press *9 if connecting via telephone only) which will alert staff that you have a comment to provide
  • The Zoom meeting link, Webinar ID and password will be posted to this page just prior to the start of the scheduled meeting

How to participate in the meeting remotely:

The meeting link below is ONLY to join the meeting to provide live remote public comments. Join the Zoom video conference meeting when the public comment period is open for the item for which you would like to comment:

7/7/2020 - 4 pm City Council - Special Meeting***

Meeting Link: www.zoom.us

Webinar ID: 959 6951 1487

Password: 805942

(To supplement a PC, Mac, tablet or device without audio, please also join by phone: US: +1 669 900 6833).

***PUBLIC COMMENTS AT SPECIAL MEETINGS ARE LIMITED TO ITEMS ON THE AGENDA ONLY.

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7/7/2020 - 6 pm City Council - Regular Meeting

Meeting Link: www.zoom.us

Webinar ID: 959 6951 1487

Password: 805942

(To supplement a PC, Mac, tablet or device without audio, please also join by phone: US: +1 669 900 6833).

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7/9/2020 - 7 pm Planning Commission - Regular Meeting

Meeting Link: www.zoom.us

Webinar ID: 989 0983 9048

Password: 615856

(To supplement a PC, Mac, tablet or device without audio, please also join by phone: US: +1 669 900 6833).

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View City Council and Commission Meetings Live:

  1. YouTube Live. Visit the City of Walnut Creek’s YouTube Channel, https://www.youtube.com/cityofwalnutcreek and hit subscribe and alert bell to receive notifications of upcoming meetings.
  2. Cable Broadcast. Comcast Channel 28 (incorporated Walnut Creek only), Rossmoor Channel 26, Wave Channel 29 and AT&T U-verse Channel 99.
  3. Livestream. Livestream online on the City’s website at: https://www.walnut-creek.org/government/public-meeting-agendas-and-videos

*Written Public Comments:

Members of the public are welcome to submit written comments prior or during the meeting. Comments should be submitted by email to PublicComments@walnut-creek.org (or via mail sent to: City Clerk's Office, 1666 North Main Street, Walnut Creek, CA  94596).

Written comments received two hours prior to the start of the meeting will be provided to the City Council/Commission and posted on the City website as part of the official record of the meeting.

Written comments received during the 2 hours prior to the meeting and during the meeting will be provided to the City Council/Commission and posted to the City website as part of the official record of the meeting but will not be read into the record.

  • If you are submitting written comments on a particular item on the agenda, please identify the agenda item number and letter.
  • If you are submitting written comments on an item not listed on the agenda, please identify your e-mail/comment as a General Public Comment.

** Note: Live remote public comments will not be allowed for Council Committee meetings. Public comments at Council Committee meetings will only be accepted in writing. Email PublicComments@walnut-creek.org