Cambridge City Council is a district council in the county of Cambridgeshire, based in the city of Cambridge. City Council Meetings City Council meetings are held the first Monday of each month at 3:30 pm and the third Monday of each month at 6:00 p.m. Special meetings and work sessions may also be called to conduct city business with a minimum of three days notice. The City Council also serves as the Cambridge Economic Development Authority. Visit the City Calendar for the full meeting schedule. Council Members The Cambridge City Council is composed of one (1) Mayor and four (4) City Council members who are elected at large to four-year (4-year) terms. Their terms of office are staggered so there are elections every two years in even years. Municipal elections are non-partisan and names are placed on the ballot without party designation.