City Officials and Committees
“Heaven Amongst the Cedars”
Telephone (563) 432-7756 Fax (563) 432-7199
Email: Mechanicsville at netins.net
Web page: www.cityofmechanicsville.net
Your City council....
The council consists of five members elected at large for overlapping terms of four years. The Council operates under home rule authority, as provided by the State Code of Iowa. Regular City Council meetings are the 2nd Monday of each month at 7:00 p.m. Often times a special meeting is held on the fourth Monday of each month. Meetings take place at City Hall located at 100 East First Street. All meetings are open to the public. Meeting agendas are posted the Friday before the next scheduled council meeting at City Hall and the Post Office bulletin board.
Boyd A. Stine
The mayor is elected for a term of four years. His current term expires December 31, 2013. The mayor appoints the following officials; Mayor pro-tem, Police Chief and Library Board of Trustees. The mayor is not a member of the Council and may not vote as a member of the Council.
Mayor Pro Tem...
The Mayor Pro
Tem is vice president of the Council.
The Mayor Pro Tem shall perform the duties of the Mayor in cases of
absence or inability of the Mayor to perform such duties. The Mayor Pro Tem shall have the right to
vote as a member of the Council. The
The council shall appoint the following officials and prescribe their powers, duties, compensation and term of office, City Clerk, City Attorney, City Treasurer, Planning and Zoning Commission, Zoning Board of Adjustments.
City Clerk Linda Coppess
Public Works Director Alan Zerbe
Police Chief James Barber
Fire Chief Lonni Koch
Ambulance Coordinator Lonni Koch
Librarian Judy Hartman
City Treasurer Carol LaMont
City Attorney Douglas Simkin
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