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. 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
11
Wed
4:00 pm Planning & Zoning Commission Mee... @ City Commission Chambers
Planning & Zoning Commission Mee... @ City Commission Chambers
Dec 11 @ 4:00 pm – 5:00 pm
The Planning & Zoning Commission meets on the second Wednesday of the month at 4:00 PM in the City Commission Chambers, 254 2nd Avenue NE.
Dec
17
Tue
5:00 pm Commission Meeting @ Commission Chambers
Commission Meeting @ Commission Chambers
Dec 17 @ 5:00 pm – 6:30 pm
 
Dec
24
Tue
12:00 pm Christmas Eve & Day: Offices & T...
Christmas Eve & Day: Offices & T...
Dec 24 @ 12:00 pm – Dec 25 @ 5:00 pm
Public Works, City Hall and the Transfer Station will be closing at 12:00 Noon on Tuesday, December 24 and remain closed on Wednesday, December 25.
Jan
7
Tue
3:30 pm Finance Meeting @ City Commission Chambers
Finance Meeting @ City Commission Chambers
Jan 7 @ 3:30 pm – 5:00 pm
Agendas are posted online and available in the City Auditor’s office.
5:00 pm City Commission Meeting @ City Commission Chambers
City Commission Meeting @ City Commission Chambers
Jan 7 @ 5:00 pm – 6:30 pm
Agendas and minutes for the City Commission meetings are posted online or available in the City Auditor’s Office.