ANTIOCH, Calif. – Michael Vigilia City Attorney has announced that he will be leaving the City of Antioch.
Vigillia came from the City of Hayward in March of 2016 with an annual salary of $180,000.
In a statement via Press release:
The City of Antioch would like to thank Michael Vigilia for his service to the City. While with the City of Antioch, Michael Vigilia served as legal advisor for the City departments. His expertise on a wide range of legal issues will be missed.
The City of Antioch wishes him well in his future endeavors.
Vigilia, who became the assistant attorney for the City of Hayward in 2011, balanced litigation, transactional and advisory responsibilities and served as the legal advisor to the Public Works Department, Maintenance Services Department and advised the Police Department on transactional matters. He recently advised the Hayward City Council on Prop 218 and Prop 26 issues related to the creation of a community benefit district in the downtown area. He had previous advised on litigation involving the regulation of indoor feeding events, overnight camping on City-owned property, illegal dumping and simulated gambling devices.
Prior to his stint in Hayward, Vigilia was the Deputy City Attorney for the City of Fresno where he served as City Prosecutor and was appointed Special Deputy District Attorney. He represented the City of Fresno in Code Enforcement proceedings related to serious health and safety violations and served as legal advisor to the Police Department.