Members of the public are welcomed to:
1. Watch the Tempe City Council meetings broadcast live on Tempe 11.
2. Watch the Council meetings live-streamed at tempe.gov/tempe11.
3. Complete and submit the City of Tempe Speaker/Comment Card, no later than two hours prior to the start of the City Council meeting. (Note: If time allows, additional input will be monitored throughout the course of the meeting.)
After submitting the Speaker/Comment Card, if you also wish to verbally address the City Council at the meeting, please REGISTER for the applicable Cisco Webex meeting listed under Option 4 below. After you register, you will receive a confirmation email message with instructions on how to join the City Council meeting.
In light of the physical distancing requirements due to the COVID-19 outbreak, we are requiring appointments be made for service of process on the City of Tempe, Mayor, Councilmember, and/or a department head, serving in their official capacity for the City of Tempe. A member of the City Clerk’s Office will arrange to meet process servers in front of Tempe City Hall. For additional information, or to make an appointment during the hours of 9:00 – 4:00 p.m. Monday through Friday (except City-observed holidays), please call the City Clerk’s Office at (480) 350-4311.
If you are serving another City employee, not noted in the above listing, please contact the City Attorney’s Office at (480) 350-8403 to make an appointment with their office.If you are filing the Notice of Claim Form for claims against the City of Tempe for damages to persons or property, you will need to call in order to make an appointment during the hours of 9:00 – 4:00 p.m. Monday through Friday (except City-observed holidays), by calling the City Clerk’s Office at (480) 350-4311.
With public safety and health in mind, the City of Tempe is implementing measures to protect our community against coronavirus (COVID-19) exposure. This includes closing the Tempe City Council Chambers to the public and limiting staff attendance during the Council Meetings.
Tempe values public participation and encourages residents to continue to participate via the following methods:
1. Watch the City Council meeting broadcast live on Tempe 11.
2. Watch the meeting live-streamed at tempe.gov/tempe11.
3. Complete and submit the City of Tempe Speaker/Comment Card, no later than two hours prior to the start of the City Council meeting.
4. Attend the meeting virtually though Cisco Webex Events.
Risk Management processes property/liability claims against the City of Tempe. To file a claim against the City of Tempe, complete the Notice of Claim Form. Please note that Arizona state statute requires that claims must be filed with the City Clerk's Office within 180 days after the cause of action accrues. Claims shall be submitted via hand delivery to:
City of Tempe
City Clerk's Office
31 E. 5th Street, 2nd Floor
Tempe, AZ 85281
Contact Risk Management for more information at (480) 350-8321.
City of Tempe (and its subcontractors, if any) complies with Title VI of the Civil Rights Act of 1964. The Title VI of the Civil Rights Act of 1964 prohibits discrimination on the basis of race, color and national origin in programs and activities receiving Federal Financial assistance. Specifically, Title VI provides that “no person in the United States shall, on the ground of race, color and national origin, be excluded from participation in, be denied the benefits of, or be subjected to discrimination under any program of activity receiving Federal financial assistance.” 42 U.S.C Section 2000d.
Any person who believes he/she or any specific class of persons is subjected to discrimination prohibited by Title VI may, by him/herself or by a representative, may file a written complaint with the City of Tempe, ADOT Civil Rights Office or the Federal Highway Administration (FHWA). Such a complaint must be in writing and filed within one hundred and eighty (180) days following the date of the alleged discriminatory occurrence. Title VI Discrimination Complaint Forms may be obtained from the City of Tempe Title VI Coordinator.
La ciudad de Tempe (y sus subcontratistas, si hubiere) cumple con el Titulo VI de la Ley de los Derechos Civiles de 1964. El Titulo VI de la ley de Derechos Civiles de 1964 prohíbe la discriminación con base a la raza, color y nacionalidad en programas y actividades que reciben asistencia financiera federal. El Titulo VI específicamente estipula que “ninguna persona en los Estados Unidos, en base de raza, color y nacionalidad debe ser excluida de la participación en, ser negada los beneficios de, o ser sujeta a la discriminación bajo ningún programa de actividades que reciban asistencia financiera federal.” 42 U.S.C Sección 2000d.
Cualquier persona que crea que él/ella o cualquier clase de persona es sujeta a discriminación prohibida por el Titulo VI puede, por sí mismo o por un representante, presentar una queja escrita con la Ciudad de Tempe, la oficina de Derechos Civiles de ADOT o la Administración Federal de Autopista (FHWA). Si la queja se presenta en contra la Ciudad de Tempe, se requiere que el coordinador del Título VI transmita la queja con la oficina de Derechos Civiles. Todas las quejas serán investigadas inmediatamente por Tempe, la oficina de Derechos Civiles de ADOT o el FHWA la Administración Federal de Autopista.
For more information:
Informacion de contacto:
Adele Sigl, Contract Compliance Analyst/ Title VI Coordinator
City of Tempe, 31 East Fifth Street Tempe, AZ 85281
Contact information for the ADOT Civil Rights Office:
Informacion de contacto de la Oficina de Derechos Civiles de ADOT:
206 S. 17th Ave, Phoenix AZ 85007
Mail Drop 155A Room 183
The Tempe City Clerk’s Office promotes public trust in local government by providing objective, accurate and responsive administration of official City records, City Council proceedings, elections, and the board/commission and lobbyist registration programs.Tempe creates outstanding value for those we serve through shared vision, superior service and sustainable practices.