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:  Tommy Sikes       

Vice-Mayor:  James Turner


Currently, Council Meetings are held in person and live streamed on Facebook. We make every effort to have council meetings live streamed on the Town’s Facebook page. You may watch the meeting even if you do not have a Facebook account at the following address – Comments for any item listed on the agenda may be submitted prior to the meeting by e-mail:, Contact the Town Clerk’s Office by phone: 928-683-2255, drop off at 644 West Pima or mail your comment to: Town of Gila Bend PO Box A, Gila Bend, 85337. All comments received will be read into the record.

  • 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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