City Council

The Role of the Mayor and the City Council:

The Mayor and City Council members are the duly elected representatives of the citizens of Eldon and act as the political head of the City. They are responsible for setting policy, approving the budget, determining the tax rate, and formulating broad long-term policies that outline the City’s public function.

Council Members:

  • Stacey Doree
  • Tom Bedford
  • Dave Showman
  • Jane Sapp
  • Brian Keasling

City of Eldon Mayor:

  • Jerry Lee Potts
    • Phone: 641.799.9335

City Clerk:

  • Carrie Teninty
    • Phone:641-652-7510

City Attorney:

  • Ryan Mitchell
    • Phone: 641-682-5447

City Council Meetings:

The Eldon City Council Regular Meetings begin at 6:30 PM on the second Tuesday of each month. Eldon City Council Agendas are posted a minimum of 24 hours prior to the meeting at Eldon City Hall.

City Council meetings are open public meetings in accordance with IA Code Chapter 21. The Council can go into a closed session only under very specific circumstances as allowed by law.