Mayor & Town Council

The Town of Gila Bend operates under a nonpartisan council-manager form of government. The seven-member council is comprised of a mayor, vice mayor, and five council members, each elected to a four-year staggered term.

We operate on a philosophy of open and transparent government and welcome public input. If you have any questions, please call (928) 683-2255.

Mayor:  Chris Riggs       

Vice-Mayor:  James Turner


  • 6:00 pm
  • Second and fourth Tuesday of each month
  • Gila Bend Unified School District Media Center
    308 N. Martin Avenue
    Gila Bend, AZ 85337

Open Meeting Law & Public Posting Notice

For information about Arizona's Open Meeting Law and Public Posting of the Town of Gila Bend's Council Meetings, and meetings for Boards, Commissions or sub-committees, click here.

Agendas & Minutes

Agendas are available prior to the meetings. Minutes are also available following approval. 
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