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Dubuque City Council Quick Reference

The Dubuque City Council meets on the first and third Monday of each month in the Council Chambers on the second floor of the Historic Federal Building at 350 W. 6th Street. The meetings begin at 6:00 p.m. and are broadcast live on CityChannel Dubuque, Dubuque’s local government access channel on the Mediacom cable system, and streamed live and archived on this website. In the event of a holiday, meetings are held on the following Tuesday.

Agenda Items

City Council agenda items are due in the City Clerk’s Office in City Hall by noon on the Wednesday preceding the Council meeting. Copies of the agenda are available after 9:00 a.m. on the Friday preceding the meeting in the City Clerk’s Office and online. For more information, call the City Clerk’s Office at 563.589.4120.


To send an email to the entire City Council, please click here to complete our Contact Form and select "City Council" as the department.  Individual email addresses are provided below.

  • Mayor Roy D. Buol can be reached at 563.690.6502 or by email (
  • At-Large Councilman Ric Jones can be reached at 563.690.6503 or by email (
  • At-Large Councilman David Resnick can be reached at 563.690.6504 or by email (
  • Ward One Councilman Brett Shaw can be reached at 563.690.6505 or by email  (
  • Ward Two Councilman Luis Del Toro can be reached at 563.690.6506 or by email (
  • Ward Three:  The Third Ward City Council Representative position is currently vacant. The position will be filled by the  winner of the Nov. 5, 2019, election. CLICK HERE for election information. Until the vacancy is filled, third ward residents can contact Mayor Buol, At-Large Councilman Ric Jones, or At-Large Councilman David Resnick with issues or comments. 
  • Ward Four Councilman Jake Rios can be reached at 563.690.6508 or by email (
You can also download a quick reference guide containing City Council photos, contact information, and a ward map.