City Council Meetings


  • 7 p.m.
  • First and Third Tuesday of each month
  • City Hall, Council Chambers
    131 Church Street
    Belfast, ME 04915


  • Eric Sanders, Mayor
    Term Expires: November 2021
  • Mary Mortier, Councilor Ward 1
    Term Expires: November 2020
  • Neal Harkness, Councilor Ward 2
    Term Expires: November 2020
  • Brenda Bonneville, Councilor Ward 3
    Term Expires: November 2021
  • Michael Hurley, Councilor Ward 4
    Term Expires: November 2021
  • Paul Dean, Councilor Ward 5
    Term Expires: November 2020

City Government

The City of Belfast is governed by a Mayor and City Council who are elected by the people of Belfast. The Mayor and City Council acting together are the governing body. All governing body members serve two-year terms. The governing body, being the elected representative of the people, adopts all ordinances and resolutions and determines the general goals and policies.

Why does the City Council deliberate in Executive Session?

City of Belfast Core Values Statement Adopted February 16, 2021 (PDF)

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Read more about the Belfast City Council.