Get to know your local government

Bellevue has a council-manager form of government. Seven council members are elected at large, and they appoint the mayor and deputy mayor from among themselves. The council hires a professional city manager to oversee the delivery of public services.

Bellevue City Council

City Council meetings are open to the public and televised live. Click here for the Meetings Schedule.

Position 1: John Stokes, Mayor 2016-2019
Position 3: John Chelminiak, Deputy Mayor 2016-2019
Position 2: Conrad Lee, 2014-2017
Position 7: Jennifer Robertson, 2016-2019
Position 6: Lynne Robinson, 2014-2017
Position 5: Vacant
Position 4: Kevin Wallace, 2014-2017

Washington State Legislature

District 41

Representative Tana Senn
309 John L. O'Brien Building
PO Box 40600
Olympia, WA 98504
(360) 786-7894

Representative Judy Clibborn
415 John L. O'Brien Building
PO Box 40600
Olympia, WA 98504
(360) 786-7926

Senator Lisa Wellman
Senate Office
PO Box 40441
Olympia, WA 98504
360-786-7641

District 48

Representative Vandana Slatter
336 John L. O'Brien Building
PO Box 40600
Olympia, WA 98504
(360) 786-7936 

Representative Joan McBride
335 John L. O'Brien Building
PO Box 40600
Olympia, WA 98504
(360) 786-7926 

Senator Patty Kuderer
Senate Office
PO Box 40441
Olympia, WA 98504
360-786-7694

United States Congress

District 9

U.S. Representative Adam Smith
101 Evergreen Building
15 S. Grady Way
Renton, WA 98057
425-793-5180



U.S. Senator Maria Cantwell
3206 Jackson Federal Building
915 2nd Avenue
Seattle, WA 98175
206-220-6400

U.S. Senator Patty Murray
2988 Jackson Federal Building
915 2nd Avenue
Seattle, WA 98175
206-553-5545