City Commission


The form of government of the City of Fernandina Beach is known as the "Commission-Manager Plan." Under this plan, the Commission has powers to adopt ordinances, approve regulations and appoint the City Attorney, City Clerk and the City Manager.

The Fernandina Beach City Commission consists of five citizens who are elected at large, including the Mayor who presides at all meetings of the Commission.

Meet the Commissioners

Contact Your Commissioners & Charter Officers

The Fernandina Beach City Commission and members of the Board of Nassau County Commissioners make up the Joint Local Planning Agency. Click here to view all of the members.

Regular Meetings

The City of Fernandina Beach City Commission meets at 6:00 pm on the 1st and 3rd Tuesday of every month.

View City Commission Meetings

Meetings are held at:
City Hall
City Commission Chambers
204 Ash Street
Fernandina Beach, FL 32034

Anyone wishing to speak at a City Commission meeting is required to complete a "Request to Speak" form provided at the meetings and deliver it to the City Clerk.