CITY COUNCIL

Meetings
City Council meetings are held once per month, typically on the third Monday of each month at 6:30 pm. Meetings are held in City Council Chambers, 126 7th Avenue East.  

Agenda and Minutes

Agendas are available prior to the meetings. Minutes are available following approval.   

Emergency, After-Hours or Weekend Contact:

Dundy County Sherriff - (308) 423-2393

Members

JoAnne Decker - Council President
Nicholas Baney
Barbara Pinkteron
Deborah Stamm

Mayor

Dr. Robert Rhoades- (308) 423-2540

City Superintendent
James Summers - (308) 423-2540

City Attorney

Jon S. Schroeder -  (308) 367-4141

City Office

City Clerk: Diane Rosenfelt - (308) 423-2540
Deputy City Clerk: Lynette Behlke

126 7th Avenue East,

PO Box 347

Benkelman, NE 69021

cityben@bwtelcom.net

Overview
The City Council is the governing body of the City of Benkelman. It consists of five members elected at large: two members from West Ward and two members from the East Ward.; and the mayor at large is elected by vote of the residents of Benkelman at the general election.

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  2. Where can I find an ordinance or Municipal Code?

  3. How do I get an item on the City Council Agenda?