Meet The City Council
john buckland mayor 

John Buckland

Council Member
Term Expires:  November 2018
Phone: (530) 933-0897  | Email

[Read bio here]

John Buckland began working for City of Yuba City as police officer in 1979. He rose to the position of lieutenant before honorably retiring after 31 years of distinguished service. He developed numerous traffic safety programs that have been adopted statewide and is considered an expert in many aspects related to traffic.

Mayor Buckland recognizes the need for a strong public safety presence in the city. This, coupled with a focus on new business and employment opportunities, will reduce crime and the current unemployment rate. He is a fiscal conservative that will work to maintain a balanced budget through tough economic times.

Mayor Buckland is active in the community as the trip director of the annual Saint Andrew Presbyterian Church Youth Mexico Mission Trip, a member (past-president) of the Exchange Club, and volunteer coach for youth basketball.

John Buckland, along with his wife Tricia and their children, lives in Yuba City.

Mayor Buckland serves on the following Regional Boards and Commissions:

Commission Date/Time/Location

Stipend

 Gilsizer Drainage District
 4:00 p.m. Monthly Every 2nd Wednesday 1201 Civic Center Blvd
 none
Redevelopment Oversight Board    Scheduled as needed
1201 Civic Center Blvd YC

none

Regional Waste Management 4:30 p.m. Monthly Every 3rd Thursday 915 8th Street Marysville

$50/meeting

Sacramento Area Council of Governments (SACOG) 9:00 a.m. Monthly Every 3rd Thursday 1415 L St #300 Sacramento

$100/meeting

School District Liaison TBD 750 Palora Ave YC

none

Screening Committee Boards & Commissions As needed – to fill term ending dates June & Dec 1201 Civic Center Blvd YC

none

Sutter Animal Services Authority (SASA) 1:00 p.m. Monday Jan-Apr-Jun-Sep-Nov. 1201 Civic Center Blvd. YC

none

Sutter Butte Flood Control Agency (SBFCA) (Alternate) 1:30 p.m. Monthly Every 2nd Wednesday 1201 Civic Center Blvd YC

none




stan cleveland 

Stanley Cleveland, Jr. 

Mayor (2016-2017)
Term Expires:  November 2018
Phone: (530) 755-7663  |  Email 

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Stanley Cleveland, Jr was elected to the City Council in November 2014.  He previously served as the Sutter County Supervisor for District 2 since January 2007.

After many visits with his in-laws in Sutter County from 1979 through 1988, he decided to make Sutter County his home. He and his wife Becky have been married for 36 years and have two grown sons and five grandchildren.  Stan graduated from Campbell High School in 1975 and has certifications in boiler plant operation and electro-mechanical technology. He is a Certified Floodplain Manager (CFM), ASFPM and Graduate of CSAC Institute for Excellence in County Government. Stan is currently a union Journeyman Commercial Carpenter. Stan and his wife own a small sewing and manufacturing business.

Stan is active in the community and a member of Noon Time Kiwanis, Royal Rangers (youth scouting), and attends church.

Stan enjoys cooking, camping, fishing, as well as helping youth develop into good, strong adults.

Vice-Mayor Cleveland serves on the following Regional Boards and Commissions:

Commission Date/Time/Location

Stipend

 Feather River Air Quality Management District
 4:00 p.m. Monday Every Other Month 938 14th Street Marysville
  $100/meeting
Gilsizer Drainage District 4:00 p.m. Monthly Every 2nd Wednesday 1201 Civic Center Blvd YC

none

Local Agency Formation Commission (LAFCO) (Alternate) 4:00 p.m. Monthly Every 4th Thursday 1201 Civic Center Blvd YC

none

Redevelopment Oversight Board
Scheduled as needed 1201 Civic Center Blvd YC

none

Regional Water Authority 9:00 a.m. 2nd Thursday Every Other Month in Various Locations

none

 Regional Waste Management Authority (Alternate)
  12:15 p.m. Monthly Every 3rd Thursday 915 8th Street Marysville
  $50/meeting
 Screening Committee
  Scheduled as needed 1201 Civic Center Blvd YC
 none
Sutter Animal Services Authority (SASA) (Alternate) 1:00 p.m. Monday Jan-Apr-Jun-Sep-Nov. 1201 Civic Center Blvd. YC

none

 Yuba Sutter Transit Authority
 4:00 p.m. Monthly Every Third Thursday 915 8th Street Marysville
 $50/meeting








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Preet Didbal

Vice Mayor (2016-2017)
Term Expires:  November 2018
Phone: (530) 415-8543  |  Email

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Longtime Planning Commissioner and lifetime Yuba City resident Preet Didbal was elected to City Council November 2014.

Councilwoman Didbal lives in Yuba City raising her daughter who attends River Valley High School. Her focus is built around children being raised in a community that invests in the success of young people and will look to develop more youth and family activities. There will be a concentrated emphasis on creating an economic environment that will provide good-paying jobs for returning college graduates.

An experienced, dedicated civil servant, Councilwoman Didbal sees it important be a good steward of taxpayer dollars by fighting taxes and being extremely conservative with the City’s budget.

Councilwoman Didbal was appointed to the Sutter County Planning Commission by Supervisor Larry Munger in 2004, where she served two years.  In 2006, she was appointed to the Yuba City Planning Commission where she carried out her eighth year of service and two years as Chairperson.  Councilwoman Didbal holds an Associate Degree in Nutrition, a Bachelor’s Degree in Physical Education with a Physical Therapy concentration and Masters in Public Administration with a concentration in Health Services Administration. She is a Manager in the Policy and Risk Management Branch in Correctional Health Care Services at the California Department of Corrections. 

Councilmember Didbal serves on the following Regional Boards and Commissions: 

Commission Date/Time/Location

Stipend

Local Agency Formation Commission (LAFCO) 4:00 p.m. Monthly Every 4th Thursday 1201 Civic Center Blvd YC

none

North Sacramento Valley Integrated Regional Water Management Group (Alternate) 9:00 a.m. Mondays TBD 210 N. Lassen St City Hall - Willows

none

Regional Housing Authority 12:15 p.m. Twice/<mth 1st & 3rd Wednesdays 1455 Butte House Rd Yuba City

$50/meeting

School District Liaison TBD 750 Palora Ave YC

none

Sutter Animal Services Authority (SASA)   1:00 p.m. Monday Jan-Apr-Jun-Sep-Nov. 1201 Civic Center Blvd. YC

none

Yuba-Sutter Transit Authority (YSTA) 4:00 p.m. Monthly Every 3rd Thursday 915 8th Street Marysville

$50/meeting






Shon Harris

Council Member
Term Expires: November 2020
Phone: (530) 822-4602 | Email
Councilmember Harris serves on the following Regional Boards and Commissions:

Commission Date/Time/Location

Stipend

Beale Military Liaison 12:00 p.m. Tuesday Every Even Month Beale AFB

none

Greater Sacramento Area Economic Council
Quarterly 400 Capitol Mall #2500 Sacramento

none

No. Sacramento Integrated Water Management Group
9:00 a.m. Mondays TBD 210 N Lassen St City Hall in Willows

none

Redevelopment Oversight Board 4:00 p.m. Monthly (TBD) Every 1st Thursday 1201 Civic Center Blvd YC

none

Sutter Butte Flood Control Agency (SBFCA) 1:30 p.m. Monthly Every 2nd Wednesday 1201 Civic Center Blvd YC

none

Sutter Yuba Mosquito Vector District 4:00 p.m. Monthly Every 2nd Thursday 701 Bogue Road YC

$100/meeting

Yuba-Sutter Transit Authority (YSTA) 4:00 p.m. Monthly Every 3rd Thursday 915 8th Street Marysville

$50/meeting

 

 

Manny Cardoza

Council Member
Term Expires:  November 2020
Phone: (530) 763-2499  |  Email

[Read bio here]


Councilmember Cardoza serves on the following Regional Boards and Commissions: 

Commission Date/Time/Location

Stipend

Feather River Air Quality Management District (FRAQMD) (Alternate) 4:00 p.m. Monday Every Odd Month 938 14th St Marysville

$100/meeting

Gilsizer Drainage District (Alternate) 4:00 p.m. Monthly Every 2nd Wednesday 1201 Civic Center Blvd YC

none

Sacramento Area Council of Governments (SACOG) (Alternate) 9:00 a.m. Monthly Every 3rd Thursday 1415 L St #300 Sacramento

$100/meeting

Sutter Butte Flood Control Agency (SBFCA) 1:30 p.m. Monthly Every 2nd Wednesday 1201 Civic Center Blvd YC

none

Yuba-Sutter Transit Authority (YSTA) (Alternate) 4:00 p.m. Monthly Every 3rd Thursday 915 8th Street Marysville

$50/meeting