2023 City Boards & Commissions


Airport Commission - Meets as needed
Bob Cavanagh
Joel Poulson
Whitey Schuett
Walt Seifert
Council Representative: Fred Lehmkuhl
Staff: City Manager Jonathan Smith; Public Works Director Jeremie Schossow

Economic Development Authority - Meets the 4th Tuesday of the month at 7:00 A.M.
David Arvig
Charles Cavanagh, Chair
Chuck Hofius
Curt Osterfeld
Denise Schornack, Vice Chair
Council Representatives: Tim Meehl, Brad Schmidt
Staff: Economic Development Director Nick Murdock; City Manager Jonathan Smith, Finance Officer Patti Stokke

Housing and Redevelopment Authority - Meets the 2nd Wednesday of the month at 8:00 A.M.
Jaclyn Ziemke
Neil Wrangham, Chair
Lori Mattfeld, Vice Chair
Carl Aakre
Gordon Przybylski
Council Representative: Brad Schmidt
Staff: City Manager Jonathan Smith, EDA Director Nick Murdock

Library Board - Meets the 1st Thursday of the month at 5:00 P.M.
Linda Layman
Dan Buchin
Thomas Tomporowski
Gail Pickett
Joann Winjum
Cindy Mollins
Council Representative: Brien Meyer
Staff: Librarian Susan Heusser-Ladwig

Park and Recreation Board - Meets the last Tuesday of the month at 7:00 P.M.
Ehren Zimmerman
Carol Rethemeier
Darren Newville
Jeff Fritz
Stephanie Jorgenson
Leigh Shebeck
Ross Miller
Eric Spencer, City Council Representative
Staff: Public Works Director Jeremie Schossow

Planning Commission - Meets the 3rd Tuesday of the month at 7:30 A.M.
Mitch Anderson
Jake Huebsch, Chair
Tony Stoll, Secretary
Whitey Schuett, Deputy Chair
Dan Bucholz
Council Representative: Fred Lehmkuhl
Staff: Ben Riewer, Building Official; City Manager Jonathan Smith, EDA Director Nick Murdock


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