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Welcome to the Carmel-by-the-Sea Official City Web Site - Sunday, December 21, 2014

Travel+Leisure magazine recently recognized Carmel-by-the-Sea as one of the most romantic cities in the world - ahead of Florence, Italy and just behind Paris and Venice.

Conde Nast Traveler ranked Carmel as the Second Best Small City in America this year as well.  Come, discover Carmel-by-the-Sea!  

After you explore this website, check out the new Carmel City News website.



City Council Meetings
— Live Online Video

View live webcasts of City Council meetings from the comfort of your home or office and access video archives of previously-recorded City Council meetings.

What's Happening

Upcoming Events

2nd Sat: Friends of Mission Trail Nature Preserve Weed Pull
Recurring Event
First start: 2014-07-12 PDT
Duration: 86400
Where: Mission Trail Nature Preserve. Contact for more details
Event Status: confirmed
Event Description: Contact for more details
Thurs 8:30am-12:30pm: Carmel-by-the-Sea Farmer's Market
Recurring Event
First start: 2014-11-20 PST
Duration: 86400
Where: Devendorf Park Ocean & Mission Carmel-by-the-Sea
Event Status: confirmed
Event Description: DRIVING DIRECTIONS: From 1: Turn Right onto Ocean. Market will be on right side in the park as you come into town.

Job Openings

Work at the City:
City Clerk


Requests for Proposals

Leasing Agent sought for Flander's Mansion  

Public Safety

Public Safety in Carmel
Information about Public Safety in Carmel.

Start a Business

New Residents

Gift and Volunteer

Emergency Information