For more information about the City Council, call (507) 774-7341 or (507) 444-4300
"Coffee with the Council" is an opportunity to meet during an informal session with the City Council Members, Mayor and City Administrator. The meetings will be held quarterly throughout the year, the next "Coffee with the Council" will be on Saturday, August 16th at the Steele County Free Fair.
The Mayor and City Council members are the elected leaders of the City Government. They are elected to four-year terms with four members elected in November of even-numbered years, the next city election will be in 2014. Meetings are held 7:00 p.m. on the first and third Tuesday of each month, at 540 West Hills Circle.
The City Council makes all policy decisions in matters such as legislation, zoning, budgets and improvment projects. The Council hires the City Attorney and City Administrator, and confirms appointments to the City's Boards, Commissions, and Department Head positions.
2014 Election: August 12th Primary Election and November 4th General Election
Four Council Member seats will be on the ballot in November: Notice of Candidate Filing Period.
“Where do I vote? And What ward am I in?” Redistristing effective - General Election 2012.
2014 ELECTIONS: Primary Election - Tuesday, August 12th
General Election - Tuesday, Novermber 4th
|Mayor||Thomas A. Kuntz||945 22nd St SE 507-456-5080|
|Council Member at Large||Les Abraham||334 16th St. SW 507-451-6455|
|Council Member at Large||Raymond Truelson||325 13th St. SW 507-413-0257|
|First Ward||Nathan Dotson||575 Partridge Ave 507-363-1189|
|Second Ward||Greg Schultz||1360 Ridge Rd 507-456-4584|
|Third Ward||Dave Burbank||342 Selby Ave 507-451-3166|
|Fourth Ward||Kevin P. Raney||1090 Robert PL SW 507-456-3116|
|Fifth Ward||Brent Svenby||2120 Mineral Spgs Pky 507-451-4418|
Council Meetings Playback on Charter Cable – channel 8:
Wednesdays at 12:30 p.m. and 9:30 p.m.
Thursdays at 11:00 a.m. and 6:30 p.m.
Saturdays at 4:00 p.m.
Sundays at 4:00 p.m. and 10:30 p.m.
Council Meeting Video, this links to a BlipTV or YouTube website effective 3/01/13. BlipTV and YouTube will update and remove previous clips, usually you will be able to access the last five City Council Meetings on this website. Prior meeting information is available at the City Administrator's Office.
Agenda, Agenda Packet and Minutes for 2014.
Agenda, Agenda Packet and Minutes for 2013
Agenda, Agenda Packet and Minutes for 2012
Agenda, Agenda Packet and Minutes for 2011
Agenda, Agenda Packet and Minutes for 2010
Agenda, Agenda Packet and Minutes for 2009