Blue Lake City Council

The City of Blue Lake is governed by a five-member, elected City Council, which establishes overall policies for the city. Annually, the council selects one of its members to serve as mayor and another to serve as mayor pro-tem. The mayor presides at council meetings; the mayor pro-tem presides in the mayor's absence.  Meetings are held on the second and fourth Tuesday of the month, unless otherwise posted.  Meetings start at 7:00 p.m. and are held at the Skinner Store Building behind City Hall. For minutes of the City Council, please click here.

 

City Council Members

Elections are held in November of even-numbered years, in which either two or three council members are elected to four-year terms. The council members work together to enact laws and establish administrative policy for the city through the council's rules and regulations. They also appoint: City Manager, City Attorney, Commission, Committees.

 

Meet the Council

Council swearing in

 Swearing in of newly appointed Councilmember, Elizabeth Mackay - June 27, 2017

 

Adelene Jones Head Shot

Adelene Jones, Mayor

Term expires:  November 2020

Committee Assignments

Primary: Mayor Select Committee, Humboldt County Association of Governments (HCAOG), Water Task Force/Humboldt Bay Municipal Water District (HBMWD)
Alternate: League of California Cities, Blue Lake Rancheria/Indian Gaming Grant Funds Commission
 

Contact: ajones@bluelake.ca.gov 

 

 

Elizabeth Mackay
Term Expires:  November 2018

Committee Assignments 

Primary: Blue Lake Business/Chamber of Commerce Liaison, Fire Department Liaison League of California Cities, 
Alternate: Redwood Regional Economic Development Commission, Humboldt Waste Management Authority, Redwood Coast Energy Authority, Blue Lake Economic Development Commission Liaison

Contact: emackay@bluelake.ca.gov

 

 Jean Lynch Head Shot

Jean Lynch
Term Expires:  November 2018
 
Committee Assignments

Primary: Indian Gaming Grant Funds Commission/Blue Lake Rancheria Liaison, Blue Lake Public Safety Commission/Sheriff's Department Liaison, Economic Development Commission Liaison

Alternate: Blue Lake Parks and Recreation Commission Liaison, Mad River Alliance

Contact: jlynch@bluelake.ca.gov

 

Bobbi Ricca Head Shot

Bobbie Ricca - Mayor Pro Tem
Term Expires:  November 2020

Committee Assignments

Primary: Redwood Coast Energy Authority, Blue Lake Parks and Recreation Commission

Alternate: Mayor Select Committee/Humboldt County Association of Governments, Blue Lake Public Safety Commission

Contact: bricca@bluelake.ca.gov

 

Summer Daugherty Head Shot

Summer Daugherty 
Term expires:  November 2020

Committee Assignments

Primary: Redwood Regional Economic Development Commission (RREDC), Humboldt Waste Management Authority, Mad River Alliance

Alternate:  Chamber of Commerce Liaison, Blue Lake Fire Department Liaison

Contact: sdaugherty@bluelake.ca.gov