Mayor, Council Members & City Staff

Council Meetings are held at City Hall on the 2nd and 4th Tuesday of the month, beginning at 7PM.

Council Meeting Protocol  2023

City Council Meetings
Please join my meeting from your computer, tablet or smartphone.
You can also dial in using your phone.
United States: +1 (786) 535-3211
Access Code: 738-827-117

Ron Kohn – End of term 01/02/2024
Email: or email and we will forward the message to the mayor.
Phone: 712-527-4717

Council Members (4 year term)
First Ward: Jeremy W. Rodman – End of term 01/02/2024
Second Ward:  Donnie Kates– End of term 01/02/2024
Third Ward: Laurie Mead Smithers – End of term 01/02/2026
At Large: Dan McComb – End of term 01/02/2024
At Large:  Holly Jackson – End of term 01/02/2026

Any questions for any or all council members, please call (712) 527-4717 or email and she will get your message to the council member or members.

City Election Information

2023 Committee Appointments

Open Records Request Information

(Click on ‘Departments‘ link above for phone numbers and emails)

City Administrator/Finance Director:  Amber Farnan

City Clerk: Jessica Alley

Deputy Clerk: Amanda Reed

Director of Public Works:  Jamey Clark

Chief of Police:  Eric Johansen

Police Secretary:  Renate Frieze

Park Superintendent:  Ron Mattox

Cemetery Sexton:  Michael Collins

Library Director:  Tara Painter

Fire Chief:  Matt Gray

Assistant Fire Chiefs:    James Clark

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