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Welcome to the Carmel-by-the-Sea Official City Web Site - Saturday, October 25, 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
11am-1pm: 98th City Birthday Party and Parade
When: Sat Oct 25, 2014

Event Status: confirmed
10/31: Carmel High School Homecoming Parade
When: Fri Oct 31, 2014

Event Status: confirmed
11/11: Veteran's Day Ceremony
When: Tue Nov 11, 2014

Event Status: confirmed
11/15: Carmel Beach Cleanup
When: Sat Nov 15, 2014

Event Status: confirmed

Job Openings

Work at the City:
no jobs open at this time


Requests for Proposals

RFP: Janitorial Services
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