City Council

City Council Meetings

All City Council meetings are open to the public. To the best of our ability, Council meetings will also be streamed live and are available below or in the archives. Please note that agendas are listed on the right side of the meetings. If you notice an agenda is not listed for upcoming meetings, please check back later as the agenda has not yet been posted.

  • 5:30 p.m.
  • 2nd and 4th Tuesdays of every month
  • City Hall
    660 E Civic Lane
    Eagle, ID 83616


All minutes are archived and available through the Laserfiche Weblink

Email Your Elected Officials

Notice: Pursuant to Idaho law, the City Council and Mayor are prohibited from responding to communications from the applicant or the public on an active land use application prior to the public hearing.  If your email contains written testimony regarding an open land use item, it must be received no less than five (5) working days prior to the public hearing per Eagle City Code 1-8-3(c) to be included in the City Council’s hearing packet and made part of the record.  If your emailed testimony is received less than five (5) working days prior to the public hearing, it may not be included in the record.  Please be mindful of these requirements when providing written testimony. 

As always, you are encouraged to attend Council meetings to ensure your testimony is considered for this matter.  The City encourages you to participate at the upcoming public hearings on this application. Please visit the City of Eagle’s website at for meeting date information or call Eagle City Hall at 208-939-0227.

Email your Elected Officials

  1. City Council

    Physical Address
    660 E Civic Lane
    Eagle, ID 83616

    Mailing Address
    P.O. Box 1520
    Eagle, ID 83616


Helen Russell, 

Council President

Helen Russell

Liaison Positions:

  • Spring Valley CID #1
  • Avimor CID
  • Eagle Community Fund
  • Valley Regional Transit (Primary)
  • Citizens Academy

Melissa Gindlesperger,

Council Pro-Tem

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Liaison  Positions:

  • Spring Valley CID #1
  • Avimor CID
  • Eagle Arts Advisory Committee
  • Historic Preservation Commission
  • Library Board
  •  Eagle FIre Department

Craig Kvamme

Council Member

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Liaison Assignments:

  • Parks Pathways and Recreation Commission
  • Industrial Development Corporation
  • Development Impact Fee
  •  Avimor CID
  • Southwest Idaho Resource Conservation and Development
  • Urban Renewal Agency
  • Eagle Sewer District

Mary May

Council Member

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Liaison Positions:

  • ACHD (Primary)
  • ITD (Primary)
  • Spring Valley CID #1
  •  ACCEM

Brad Pike, Mayor

Brad Pike


  • ACCEM – Primary 
  • Association of Idaho Cities 
  • Boise Chamber Board of Advisors 
  • Boise Valley Eco Partnership 
  • Ada County Sheriff’s Office 
  • Urban Renewal Agency Eagle Chamber of Commerce 
  • Ada County Commissioners 
  • Board of Directors 
  • Treasure Valley Partnership 
  • Eagle Fire District


The City Council are your representatives for efficient and effective city management.  The City Council has the ability to enact laws within the City of Eagle to ensure safety and preserve the unique community that in which they live.

City Council members are elected to a four-year term. Elections are held every other year. The members of the City Council are the legislative and policy-making branches of the City government. They attend all meetings of the Council and perform all duties by the nature of their office such as:

  • Approve the payment of claims against the City
  • Confirm city officials appointed by the Mayor
  • Establish various committees to serve the City of Eagle
  • Oversee improvements and work done for the City
  • Pass ordinances and resolutions

Idaho Code and Eagle City Code establish the duties and powers of the City Council.