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MEET YOUR REPRESENTATIVES

Council
Term Ends
Tim Banuelos, Mayor November 2018
Peter Murray, Mayor Pro Tem November 2020
Debbie Long, Council Member November 2018
Roy Swearingen, Council Member November 2020
Maureen Toms, Council Member November 2018

 

Mayor and Mayor Pro Tem appointments are made annually at the Council's Reorganization meeting on the first Tuesday of December for a one-year term. Pinole City Council members are elected at large, and serve staggered four-year terms. 

The City of Pinole consolidates its General Municipal Election with the statewide and presidential elections held in even-numbered years. The next Regular Municipal Election will be held November 6, 2018.

Full List - Political Representation
(City, County, State & National level)

   

TIMOTHY BANUELOS (Mayor)
Elected: November, 2010
Term expires: December, 2018 **
Email: tbanuelos@ci.pinole.ca.us

  • 30 years in the architecture profession, California Licensed Architect since 1997
  • Pinole Planning Commission, 2005-2009, Chair 2007
  • Pinole Design Board (as Vice Chair of the Planning Commission), 2006
  • Board Member, Board of Directors, West County Community (charter) High School

Form 806

  • WEST CONTRA COSTA INTEGRATED WASTE MGMT. AUTHORITY (WCCIWMA)
    Alternate
    Meets Monthly - 2nd Thursday at 7:00 PM
    San Pablo City Hall Council Chambers, One Alvarado Square, San Pablo, CA 94806
    Contact: 510-215-3125  Chris Lehon, Executive Director

  • WEST COUNTY TRANSPORTATION ADVISORY COMMITTEE (WCCTAC)
    Alternate
    Last Friday of each Month at 8-10 AM at San Pablo City Hall
    Staff Person: Christina Atienza- 510-215-3044, 215-3035; Fax: 510-235-7059

  • WEST CONTRA COSTA MAYORS & SUPERVISORS CONFERENCE
    Delegate
    Meetings: 4th Thursday of each month at 8:30 a.m.
    Location: Rotational. Jan-June @ Richmond

  • CONTRA COSTA MAYORS' CONFERENCE
    Delegate
    Meetings: First Thursday of each month at 6:30 P.M. – Rotating Locations

  • EAST BAY DIVISION, LEAGUE OF CALIFORNIA CITIES
    Alternate
    3rd Thursday of each Month, except the month of August and December 2009
    Board Meeting 6:30 P.M. / General Membership: 7:00 P.M. / Location Rotates
    Contact Person: Dawn Abrahamson, (925) 989-5674

  • WESTCAT
    Delegate (1 of 2)
    Meetings: Second Thursday of each Month at 6:30 PM in Pinole (amended 5/6/09).
    Location: Council Chambers, 2131 Pear Street
    Staff: Mica McFadden at 724-3331 ext. 113

  • ASSOCIATION OF BAY AREA GOVERNMENTS (ABAG)
    Alternate
    Meetings: TBD
    Contact Exec. Director (510) 464-7900

  • PINOLE / HERCULES WASTEWATER TREATMENT PLANT SUBCOMMITTEE
    Delegate (1 of 2)
    JPA Meetings: Quarterly meetings required, but meet monthly on the 1st Thursday of each month due to necessity; meeting is at 8:30 AM and location alternates between cities.

  • 2018 FINANCE AD-HOC SUBCOMMITTEE
    Delegate (1 of 2)
    Meets Quarterly as needed. Staffed by City Manager and Finance Director (Approved Res. 2005-15)


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PETER J. "PETE" MURRAY (Mayor Pro Tem)
Elected: November 1992
Term expires: December, 2020 ***
Email: pmurray@ci.pinole.ca.us

  • Electrical Supervisor/Councilmember
  • IBEW Credit Union loan officer 11 years
  • Chair of the Pinole Design Review board 90-91
  • Pinole Planning Commissioner, 89-92
  • Pinole Council Member 92 to present date
  • Pinole Mayor , two terms 94-95 and 99-2000
  • Assist Coach Little League and Youth Soccer 97-Current

 

Form 806


  • WEST CONTRA COSTA INTEGRATED WASTE MGMT. AUTHORITY (WCCIWMA)
    Delegate
    Meets Monthly - 2nd Thursday at 7:00 PM
    San Pablo City Hall Council Chambers, One Alvarado Square, San Pablo, CA 94806
    Contact: 510-215-3125  Chris Lehon, Executive Director

  • WEST CONTRA COSTA MAYORS & SUPERVISORS CONFERENCE
    Alternate
    Meetings: 4th Thursday of each month at 8:30 a.m.
    Location: Rotational. Jan-June @ Richmond

  • CONTRA COSTA MAYORS' CONFERENCE
    Alternate
    Meetings: First Thursday of each month at 6:30 P.M. – Rotating Locations

  • PINOLE / HERCULES WASTEWATER TREATMENT PLANT SUBCOMMITTEE
    Alternate
    JPA Meetings: Quarterly meetings required, but meet monthly on the 1st Thursday of each month due to necessity; meeting is at 8:30 AM and location alternates between cities.

  • PINOLE ASSISTED LIVING BOARD (PALC)
    Delegate (1 of 2)
    Meetings: Fourth Wednesday of each month at 5 PM

  • 2018 FINANCE AD-HOC SUBCOMMITTEE
    Delegate (1 of 2)
    Meets Quarterly as needed. Staffed by City Manager and Finance Director (Approved Res. 2005-15)

  • 2018 WCCUSD PINOLE VALLEY HIGH AD-HOC RECONSTRUCTION SUBCOMMITTEE
    Delegate (1 of 2)
    (Ad Hoc limited duration committee)
    Meetings: TBD

  • 2018 PCTV AD-HOC COMMITTEE
    Delegate (1 of 2)
    (Ad Hoc limited duration committee)
    Meetings: TBD


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DEBBIE LONG (Council Member)
Elected: February, 2008
Term expires: December, 2018 ***
Email: dlong@ci.pinole.ca.us


  • WESTCAT
    Delegate (1 of 2)
    Meetings: Second Thursday of each Month at 6:30 PM in Pinole (amended 5/6/09).
    Location: Council Chambers, 2131 Pear Street
    Staff: Mica McFadden at 724-3331 ext. 113

  • PINOLE / HERCULES WASTEWATER TREATMENT PLANT SUBCOMMITTEE
    Delegate (1 of 2)
    Meetings: Quarterly meetings required, but meet monthly on the 1st Thursday of each month due to necessity; meeting is at 8:30 AM and location alternates between cities.

  • PINOLE ASSISTED LIVING BOARD (PALC)
    Delegate (1 of 2)
    Meetings: Fourth We
    dnesday of each month at 5 PM

  • 2018 WCCUSD PINOLE VALLEY HIGH AD-HOC RECONSTRUCTION SUBCOMMITTEE
    (limited duration/specific focus)
    Delegate (1 of 2)

    Meetings: TBD

  • 2018 RECREATION AD-HOC PROGRAMMING REVIEW COMMITTEE
    (limited duration/specific focus)
    Delegate (1 of 2)

    Meetings: TBD

  • 2018 HONORING/PLAQUES NAMING AD-HOC COMMITTEE
    (limited duration/specific focus)
    Delegate (1 of 2)
    Meetings: TBD


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ROY SWEARINGEN (Council Member)
Elected:November, 2008
Term expires: December, 2020 ***
Email: rswearingen@ci.pinole.ca.us

  • 40 year Pinole resident/ Business owner
  • Contractor, Construction Consultant
  • Pinole Jaycees 1964-76/ President 1971-72
  • Pinole Rotary club 1976-86/ President 1981
  • Pinole City Council 1986-90/Mayor 1989, 2011
  • Pinole Chamber of Commerce 1993-2001/ President 1996-98
  • WCC Police Activities Board of Directors 2000-06/ President 2002

  • WEST COUNTY TRANSPORTATION ADVISORY COMMITTEE (WCCTAC)
    Delegate
    Last Friday of each Month at 8-10 AM at San Pablo City Hall
    Staff Person: Christina Atienza- 510-215-3044, 215-3035; Fax: 510-235-7059

  • EAST BAY DIVISION, LEAGUE OF CALIFORNIA CITIES
    Delegate
    3rd Thursday of each Month, except the month of August and December 2009
    Board Meeting 6:30 P.M. / General Membership: 7:00 P.M. / Location Rotates
    Contact Person: Dawn Abrahamson, (925) 989-5674

  • 2018 FOWLER AD-HOC COMMITTEE
    (limited duration/specific focus)
    Delegate (1 of 2)
    Meetings: TBD

  • 2018 PCTV AD-HOC COMMITTEE
    (limited duration/specific focus)
    Delegate (1 of 2)
    Meetings: TBD
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MAUREEN TOMS (Council Member)
Elected: November, 2016
Term expires: December, 2018 *
Email: mtoms@ci.pinole.ca.us

  • WESTCAT
    Alternate
    Meetings: Second Thursday of each Month at 6:30 PM in Pinole (amended 5/6/09).
    Location: Council Chambers, 2131 Pear Street
    Staff: Mica McFadden at 724-3331 ext. 113

  • ASSOCIATION OF BAY AREA GOVERNMENTS (ABAG)
    Delegate
    Meetings: TBD
    Contact Exec. Director (510) 464-7900

  • MARIN CLEAN ENERGY (MCE)
    Delegate
    Meetings: Third Thursday of every other month at 7:00
    Location: Rotational locations
    Staff: Darlene Jackson, Board Clerk at 415-464-6032

  • 2018 RECREATION AD-HOC PROGRAMMING REVIEW COMMITTEE
    (limited duration/specific focus)
    Delegate (1 of 2)

    Meetings: TBD

  • 2018 HONORING/PLAQUES NAMING AD-HOC COMMITTEE
    (limited duration/specific focus)
    Delegate (1 of 2)
    Meetings: TBD

  • 2018 FOWLER AD-HOC COMMITTEE
    (limited duration/specific focus)
    Delegate (1 of 2)
    Meetings: TBD



*INDICATES THE NUMBER OF FULL TERMS EACH INDIVIDUAL HAS COMPLETED

(In 2008, voters approved Measure N which imposes term limits for members of the City Council. Measure N prohibits a councilmember from serving more than three successive terms. The ordinance defines a "term" of office to be two years plus one day.)

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