City Commission

President Dave Carlsrud

President Dave Carlsrud

Commissioner Duane Magnuson

Commissioner Duane Magnuson

Commissioner Mike Bishop

Commissioner Mike Bishop

Commissioner Ross Powell

Commissioner Ross Powell

Commissioner Jeff Erickson

Commissioner Jeff Erickson

The City Commission meets on the first and third Tuesday of the month, unless otherwise noted in the schedule. Agendas for regular City Commission are published in the legal notices section of the Times Record on the Friday prior to the meeting. The agendas are posted online prior to the meeting.

CSi Cable Services replays the meetings on Cable Channel 68. BEK Communications replays on BEK Channel 26.

You can receive email notification when the agendas are posted. Please contact Emma Tufte to be added to the listserv at etufte@valleycity.us

City Commission Policies

Deadline for Submitting Agenda Items for City Commission Meetings

All agenda items discussed at a regular City Commission meeting shall be submitted to the office of the City Auditor of the City of Valley City by 5 PM on a Wednesday prior to that City Commission meeting.

Resolution No. 1877, adopted October 15, 2012

Rules of Order & Decorum Applicable to Speaking at Regular Open Meetings of the Valley City Commission

  1. No longer than five minutes will be allowed for presentation of any agenda item to the Commission by an individual other than a City official or employee, unless additional time is given by the presiding officer or by a majority vote of the City Commission. The comments will be relevant to and focused upon the agenda item.
  2. General public participation and comment apart from agenda items will be scheduled for all regular open meetings. A five minute time limit will also apply to such participation and comment. Those wishing to speak must place their name and the subject to be addressed on a sign in sheet prior to the meeting. The presiding officer will allow comment if the subject matter is considered relevant to current city business.

Authority:

Legal opinions of the North Dakota Attorney General

2007-0-11
2003-0-07
1999-0-07
1998-0-17
1998-F-11

affirm that the open meetings law is to give members of the public access to meetings, but not the right to participate in or speak at the public meeting. Further, the public body may adopt reasonable rules and policies to insure orderly conduct and behavior at its public meetings.

Adopted May 19, 2008

 

Contact Us

Dave Carlsrud, President
Term: 2018 - 2022
Portfolio: Public Works - Electric, Water Treatment Plant
Phone: (701) 845-8126
Email: dcarlsrud@valleycity.us

Dewey Magnuson, Commissioner
Term: 2018 - 2022
Portfolio: Buildings/Grounds
Phone: (701) 845-8796
Email: dmagnuson@valleycity.us

Mike Bishop, Commissioner
Term: 2016 - 2020
Portfolio: Police/Fire
Phone: (701) 840-8583
Email: mbishop@valleycity.us

Ross Powell, Commissioner
Term: 2017 - 2020
Portfolio: Finance
Phone: (701) 490-1687
Email: rpowell@valleycity.us

Jeff Erickson, Commissioner
Term: 2018 - 2022
Portfolio: Public Works - Streets, Sanitation, Sewer & Water Distribution
Phone: (701) 490-1843
Email: jerickson@valleycity.us

 

Upcoming City Commission Meetings

Dec
22
Sat
all-day Transfer Station Closed
Transfer Station Closed
Dec 22 all-day
The Transfer Station will be closed Saturday, December 22.
Dec
25
Tue
all-day Christmas: Offices & Transfer St...
Christmas: Offices & Transfer St...
Dec 25 all-day
Public Works, City Hall and Transfer Station is closed.
Jan
1
Tue
all-day New Year’s Day: Offices & Transf...
New Year’s Day: Offices & Transf...
Jan 1 all-day
Public Work, City Hall and Transfer Station is Closed