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Work Sessions of the City Council are held the first Monday of each month, except legal holidays, beginning at 5:30 pm. See Section 2-51 of the City of Manassas Code of Ordinances.
Special meetings of the City Council are called by the Clerk, upon written request of the Mayor, or any three members of the Council; no business shall be transacted at a special meeting but that for which it shall be called, unless the Council be unanimous. See Section 11 of the City of Manassas Charter.
Town Hall Meetings of the City Council are held the first Monday of each quarter, except legal holidays, beginning at 7:00 pm. Manassas Code of Ordinances
Work Session and Special Meetings are routinely held in the Second Floor Conference room at City Hall located at 9027 Center Street. Occasionally, these meetings may be held off-site. Call the Clerk’s office for verification at 703-257-8280.
Town Hall Meetings are held quarterly at one of the five city elementary schools. Locations are divided by Police Beats, not school zones. Call Clerk’s office for verification at 703-257-8280.
For example, for a Monday meeting, the City Manager must receive the request before 9:00 am on the Wednesday before the meeting.
The request must include an estimate of the time which the citizen needs to address the Council. The City Manager shall place the citizen’s item on the agenda.
If, due to an unusually long agenda, it is not feasible to schedule it on the next agenda, the City Manager may schedule the citizen’s item for the next agenda on which sufficient time exists to hear the citizen.
The City Manager shall schedule such Citizens' Time in the order requests are made. See Section 2-55(c) City of Manassas Code of Ordinances.