Council Formal Meetings

Subcommittee meetings are held in the assembly rooms on the first floor of Phoenix City Hall, 200 W. Washington St.  The meetings are  aired live on Cox Cable Channel 11 and streamed live on phoenix.gov.   Councilman Michael Nowakowski currently serves as Chair of the City Council Public Safety & Veterans Subcommittee .  He is a member of the following subcommittees: Finance,  Efficiency, Economy & Sustainability; and Parks, Arts, Transparency & Education. 

Visit the City Council Meetings Webpage for council packets, back-up information, results, minutes and video for all City Council Formal meetings, Policy sessions, and Subcommittee meetings.


Public Safety and Veterans Subcommittee

Meets at 10 a.m. on the second Wednesday of the month
This subcommittee will provide policy guidance on issues related to: police; fire; veterans; courts; and homeland security.

Members:

Councilman Michael Nowakowski, Chair
Councilwoman Thelda Williams
Councilwoman Laura Pastor
Councilwoman Kate Gallego

Finance, Efficiency, Economy, and Sustainability Subcommittee

Meets at 10 a.m. on the third Wednesday of the month
This subcommittee will provide policy guidance on issues related to: development and implementation of innovations, right sourcing opportunities; government efficiency and best practices including technology; economic development issues including business attraction and retention, small and local business/entrepreneurism, and workforce development; and sustainability issues including alternative energy and energy efficiency.

Members:

Councilman Bill Gates, Chair
Vice Mayor Jim Waring
Councilman Daniel T. Valenzuela
Councilman Michael Nowakowski

Parks, Arts, Transparency and Education Subcommittee

Meets at 9 a.m. on the fourth Wednesday of the month
This subcommittee will provide policy guidance on issues related to: parks; recreation; arts; culture; and senior, family and youth programs; domestic violence; education, including early childhood learning and after-school programs; and accessibility of City information and public records.

Members:
Councilwoman Laura Pastor, Chair
Vice Mayor Jim Waring
Councilman Daniel T. Valenzuela
Councilman Michael Nowakowski