City Council

The Augusta City Council is composed of nine elected citizens, including the Mayor, who oversee all City government activities. The City Council establishes the legislative policies of the City, adopts and amends ordinances and local laws as necessary for proper management of the City government, provides for the exercise of all powers of local government vested in the City by Charter or State law, appropriates municipal resources and sets the tax rate for the provision of public services, and confirms appointments of qualified persons to vacancies on City Boards and Commissions. The Council deals with legislative matters as a body and its policy decisions are implemented through the City Manager's Office. 

Council Members
Term Expires
Mayor
Mark O 'Brien
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12/31/2024

12 Myrtle Street

Augusta, ME 04330

(207) 485-2665

mark.obrien@augustamaine.gov


Mayor Mark O'Brien was sworn into office on January 6th, 2022. O'Brien is an Augusta native and has previously been elected to the Augusta City Council five times (2001-2003 and 2006-2014 and 2017-2019). O'Brien has had a devoted career in public service - spending more than 34 years working as an attorney for the Federal Government with the U.S. Small Business Administration assisting small businesses. 


Ward 1
Robert Eric Austin
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12/31/2024

112 Parkwood Drive

Augusta ME 04330

(207) 212-1649

robert.austin@augustamaine.gov


Committee Assignments:

Ward 2
Kevin Judkins
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12/31/2024

516 Eastern Avenue

Augusta, ME 04330

(207) 458-9822

kevin.judkins@augustamaine.gov


Committee Assignment:

Ad Hoc Shooting Range Advisory Committee

Other Real Estate Owned

Ward 3
Michael Michaud
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12/31/2025

27 Bunny Street

Augusta ME 04330

(207) 441-2838

michael.michaud@augustamaine.gov  


Committee Assignments:

Edwards Dam Scholarship Committee

Ward 4
Eric Lind
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12/31/2029

76 Purinton Avenue 

Augusta ME 04330

(207) 441-7359

eric.lind@augustamaine.gov


Committee Assignments:

Other Real Estate Owned Committee

Bicycles and Pedestrian Safety Committee

At-Large
Courtney Gary-Allen
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12/31/2026

23 Fowler Street

Augusta, ME 04330

(207) 593-6251

courtney.allen@augustamaine.gov


Committee Assignments:

Substance Use Task Force

Other Real Estate Owned Committee

Tax Increment Financing Committee

At-Large
Abigail St.Valle
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12/31/2024

(207) 701-7519

abigail.stvalle@augustamaine.gov


Committee Assignment:

At-Large
William Savage
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12/31/2025

11 Hancock Street

Augusta, ME 04330

(207) 441-9009 

william.savage@augustamaine.gov


Committee Assignments:

At-Large
Stephanie Sienkiewicz
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12/31/2025

31 Old Winthrop Road

Augusta, ME 04330

(207) 331-3557

stephanie.sienkiewicz@augustamaine.gov


Committee Assignments:

City Manager
Jared Mills
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The City Manager serves as the chief executive officer and purchasing agent of the city. For purposes of oversight and administration of and to access information at the Police and Fire Bureaus, the City Manager also serves as the Public Safety Director without additional compensation.The powers and duties of the City manager are as follows:

  • Implements and executes all policies established by the City Council.
  • Keeps the Council advised on the general administration of city operations.
  • Appoints all department heads with the advice and consent of the City Council.
  • Exercises control over all departments and divisions created herein or that may hereafter be created.
  • Makes employee appointments and removals as provided in the charter.
  • Prepares and submits the annual budget and capital improvement program to the City Council.
  • Attends meetings of the City Council and recommends for adoption such measures as he may deem expedient.
  • Keeps the Council fully advised as to the business, financial condition and future needs of the City.
  • Performs other duties as may be prescribed by charter, required by the Council, or as may otherwise be required by law.


Assistant City Manager
Susan Robertson
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