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General Info:

City Council Meetings
  • City Hall
    202 Railroad Avenue
    Council Chambers
    Rifle, CO 81650
  • 1st and 3rd Wednesday of every month
  • 7:00 p.m.

Council Members 


Rifle is a home rule city with a Council/Manager form of government. There are 7 Council members that are elected at large by a non-partisan election (held in September of odd-numbered years) to 4r-year, overlapping terms. After each election, the Council elects a mayor from among its members to a 2-year term of office.

Responsibilities


Helping to shape the City’s future, the City Council serves as the legislative and governing body. The City Council sets policy, enacts laws, adopts a budget, and hires a City Manager, City Attorney, City Clerk, Chief of Police, and Municipal Judge. By adopting the City’s annual budget, Council sets funding levels for all City services and programs.
  1. Councilor Clifton

    Barbara Clifton

    Mayor
    Elected 1st term: Sep 2013 - Sep 2017
    Elected 2nd term: Sep 2017 - Nov 2021
    Appointed Pro Tem: Sep 2015 - Sep 2017
    Appointed Mayor: Sep 2017 - Sep 2019
    Appointed Mayor: Sep 2019 - Sep 2021


  1. Theresa Hamilton

    Theresa Hamilton

    Mayor Pro Tem
    Elected 1st term: Sep 2015 - Sep 2017
    Elected 2nd term: Sep 2017 - Nov 2021
    Appointed Pro Tem: 2017 - Nov 2019
    Appointed Pro Tem: 2019 - Nov 2021


  1. Councilor Joe Carpenter

    Joe Carpenter

    Councilor
    Elected 1st term: Sep 2017 - Nov 2021

  1. Brian Condie

    Brian Condie

    Councilor
    Elected 1st term: Sep 2019 - Nov 2023

  1. Ed Green

    Ed Green

    Councilor
    Elected 1st term: Sep 2015 - Sep 2019
    Elected 2nd term: Sep 2019 - Nov 2023

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    Clint Hostettler

    Councilor
    Appointed term: Aug 2018 - Sep 2019
    Appointed term: Aug 2020 - Nov 2021

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    Sean Strode

    Councilor
    Elected 1st term: Sep 2017 - Nov 2021

History of Rifle Mayors