Council Meetings & Documents

Kennewick City Council Meeting Schedule

All regular and workshop meetings take place in Council Chambers at 210 W 6th Avenue. 

The 2024 Standing Meeting Schedule was approved by City Council on February 6, 2024. The standing schedule is for planning purposes only and the meetings are subject to change. 

Please visit the meeting portal for all City Council current and past agendas, packets, minutes, notices, and meeting dates. 

Regular Meetings

  • 6:30 p.m. (doors open at 6:15 p.m.)
  • 1st & 3rd Tuesday of every month
  • City Hall - Council Chambers and broadcast on the City's website: Meeting Broadcasts
  • Public comment accepted at all regular meetings. More information is available here

 Workshop Meetings

  • 6:30 p.m. (doors open at 6:15 p.m.)
  • 2nd & 4th Tuesday of every month
  • City Hall - Council Chambers and broadcast on the City's website: Meeting Broadcasts

Agendas & Minutes

Agendas are available prior to the meetings. Minutes are available following approval.

View Current Agenda/Packet |  View Video Broadcasts | Review Council Meeting Audio Recordings |

View Minutes | View Packet Archives | Review Code of Ethics Complaint Hearing Audio Recordings

City Council Invocation Volunteer

The City Council provides an opportunity at each regular city council meeting for one invocation to be presented by a volunteer resident of the City of Kennewick.

The invocation will be at the opening and ceremonial portion of the agenda preceding all legislative business. The regular meetings are held the 1st and 3rd Tuesday of every month and begin at 6:30 p.m. (excluding legal holidays).

Those wishing to give an invocation must be a resident of the City of Kennewick.

Please contact the City Clerk to schedule a date:

Email:  clerkinfo@ci.kennewick.wa.us 
Phone:   (509) 585-4273
Invocation Volunteer Request Online Form

Invocations shall be scheduled on a first come first served basis. Preference shall be given to persons who have not yet given an invocation over persons who have already done so.

No one may give an invocation more than two times per year.

Selection of persons wishing to give an invocation shall be nondiscriminatory and the contents of the invocation may be dictated by the beliefs of the individual offering the invocation.

The invocation should not exceed sixty (60) seconds.

No city employee or elected official, or anyone in attendance shall be required to participate in an invocation.

Persons scheduled should not request that anyone stand for the invocation or participate.

No compensation shall be given for providing an invocation, nor shall any fee be required to participate.