City Council

City Council members are elected officials and consist of the Mayor - two-year term of office - and four Council members - four year term of office. Elections are held in even-numbered years. City Council meetings are held at 6:00 pm on the first Monday of each month and are held in the City Hall Council Chambers. Meetings are open to the public - you are welcome and encouraged to attend.

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Current members include:

Mayor
Tim Auringer
405 Perry Street
507.420.7740
mayorauringer@eaglelakemn.com

Council Members

John Ries, Mayor Pro Tem

102 Linda Court
507.257.3906
elcouncil1@gmail.com

Ryan Short
215 Hunters Court
507.351.1637
elcouncil4@gmail.com

Garrett Steinberg
258 Creekside Drive
507.257.3218
gsteinberg@eaglelakemn.com

Dennis Terrell
217 Blace Avenue
507.257.3082
elcouncil2@gmail.com

Economic Development Authority (EDA)

The Economic Development Authority (EDA) coordinates and administers economic development plans and programs of the City.

The EDA consists of five commissioners and two City Council members. Current members include: Brian Hughes - Chairman; Jim Beal, Michael Hanson, Brooke Wach and John Whitington - community members; John Ries - City Council member; Dennis Terrell - City Council member; and the City Administrator (staff). EDA meetings are held at 6:45 am on the fourth Thursday of each month and are held in the City Hall Council Chambers. Meetings are open to the public - you are welcome and encouraged to attend.

Planning Commission

The Planning Commission reviews land use issues such as variances, conditional use permits, plats, street vacations and other requests. Questions regarding applications and whether Planning Commission action is required or requests to have an item placed on the agenda need to be directed to the City Administrator.

The Planning Commission consists of seven commissioners. Current members included: Trent Talle - Chairman; Ray Beckel - Vice-Chairman; Greg Brandt, Jan Hughes, Michael McCarty, Joshua Norton, and Ron Rose - commissioners; and the City Administrator (staff). Planning Commission meetings are held at 6:00 pm on the third Monday of each month and are held in the City Hall Council Chambers. Meetings are open to the public - you are welcome and encouraged to attend.

Park Board

The Park Board reviews programming for existing parks and reviews areas for future parks.

The Park Board consists of five adult and two youth (ages 14-18) community members and two City Council members. Current members include: Bridget Larson - Chairman; Joan Back, Jeremy Horkey, Beth Rohrich, and Ryan Wersal - community members; Tim Auringer - Mayor; Ryan Short - City Council member; and Brian Goettl - Public Works Director (staff). Park Board meetings are held at 6:45 am on the second Thursday of each month and are held in the City Hall Council Chambers. Meetings are open to the public - you are welcome and encouraged to attend.