220 Fourth Avenue South, Kent WA 98032 - (253) 856-5200


The Official Website of the City of Kent

City Clerk


The City Clerk oversees the administration of City Council meetings, including agenda development and recording and preparation of official minutes. The Clerk also provides legal notices, coordinates local elections, and serves as the custodian of the Kent City Code.  


As the primary source for all official city records, the Clerk receives and coordinates all public records requests, including ordinances, resolutions and meeting minutes, as well as contracts and other documents in adherence with the City's Public Records Policy. 


The Clerk provides records management  to ensure the safekeeping and organization of the city's official records. The Washington State Retention Schedules administered by the Secretary of the State govern the destruction and retention of records.  


Contact Information


    Hours         Monday thru Friday, 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. 

    Phone        (253) 856-5725

    Fax            (253) 856-6725

    Address     City of Kent

                      City Clerk's Office

                      220 4th Ave North

                      Kent, WA 98032



City Council Meetings

City Council meeting minutes and agendas.


Public Records Center

ccess to public records, in adherence with the City's Public Records Policy


Claim for Damages

File a claim against the City of Kent.


Public Notices

Bids and Requests for Proposal, Land Use Notices of Application, Public Hearings and Special Meeting Notices.


Kent City Code

City laws adopted by Council.


Interlocal Agreements

Agreements entered into with other public agencies to cooperatively share resources for mutual benefit.



Interlocal Agreements

State law allows local governments to enter into interlocal agreements with other public agencies to cooperatively share resources for mutual benefit. The City has executed multiple interlocal agreements for various purposes over the years.