Sacramento City Leaders
Mayor Kevin Johnson
Quote: "I love Sacramento. I'm proud of the progress we've made in my first term as mayor, but the job is not done. I want to do much more to elevate Sacramento to new heights and ensure we reach our full potential as the capital of California."
Councilmember Angelique Ashby
Quote: "Sacramento has a tremendous destiny, but we must have leaders who are willing to work together, build partnerships, listen to the community and advocate for the region. This is our chance to succeed, and I am ready to work for the people of this city."
Councilmember Allen Warren
Quote: "I care deeply about this district where I grew up and about the neighborhoods and people that I love. I am committed to making sure District 2 gets the resources we need to increase job growth, support education and create real solutions to crime."
Councilmember Steve Cohn
Quote: "[I want] to make Sacramento 'the most livable city in America' with dynamic central city, growing green-job center, vibrant arts/culture, excellent schools/parks and safe, quality, tree-lined neighborhoods in walking distance/transit stop from everything you need."
Councilmember Steve Hansen
Quote: "I want to fight for you by ensuring that our historic neighborhoods are protected, our city advances as an engine of job growth and innovation, our city keeps its promise to our children, and to promote our thriving arts scene."
Councilmember Jay Schenirer
Quote: "It's time for thoughtful, independent and accountable leadership. My history as a businessman, school board member, Sac Food Bank general manager, assistant secretary of education and budget/policy adviser will move us in a positive direction."
Councilmember Kevin McCarty
Quote: "[I want] to continue to solve problems for my hometown of Sacramento and District 6, make a difference in our neighborhoods, and be an effective leader by asking the tough questions."
Councilmember Darrell Fong
Quote: "As a Pocket area resident for nearly 30 years and a product of local schools, I want give back to the community that gave me so many opportunities. That's why I served as a police officer for 30 years and why I want to serve on the City Council."
Councilmember Bonnie Pannell
Quote: "I want to continue being a voice and delivering much needed services for District 8. To complete light rail phase II and Cosumnes River Boulevard, punch-through I-5 interchange. Continue to work for greater public safety and opportunities for youth."
City Manager John Shirey
Quote: I know that together with the Mayor, City Council and our hard-working employees we can put this City on the course to a bright future providing the services that our citizens want and expect. I am pleased to be back in municipal government and to be serving the community in which I live.
A photo gallery of the Sacramento Mayor, City Council members and City Manager.