Boards & Commissions

Zoning Boards of Appeals

The purpose of the Zoning Board of Appeals is to grant special use permits and area-bulk variances where warranted, and to decide any appeal involving the interpretation of the Zoning Code by any administrative officials. The Zoning Board of Appeals also makes recommendations to the City Council on ordinances and Zoning Code amendments. The seven member board serves five-year staggered terms.

The Zoning Board of Appeals normally meets the third Thursday of each month at 7:30 pm. Meetings are held in the Council Chambers of City Hall at 100 West Fourth Street. 2017 Meeting Schedule.

Members

Ken Hartman, Jr., Chairman
Lt. Col. William Boothman
Ken Gibbs
Leonard Loerch
Ron Kaempfe
Allan Mueller
Ronald Hagenow
Mechelle Childers

02.01.19
02.01.20
02.01.17
02.01.21
02.01.19
02.01.18
02.01.20
Secretary
*Term expiration

Planning Commission

The purpose of the Planning Commission is to prepare and recommend a comprehensive plan for the development of the City to the City Council. The Planning Commission also makes recommendations to the Zoning Board of Appeals on special use permits and to the City Council on ordinances, code amendments, plans, and data relative to public improvements. The seven members serve three-year staggered terms.

The Planning Commission normally meets on the second Monday of each month at 7:30 pm. Meetings are held in the Council Chambers of City Hall at 100 West Fourth Street. 2017 Meeting Schedule.

Members

Nathan Rau, Chairman
Dan Lutz
Mechelle Childers
Bill Gardner
Kevin Hicks
Carol Vogt
“open”

09.01.17
09.01.16
09.01.18
09.01.17
09.01.18
09.01.16
09.01.18
*Term expiration

Building & Property Maintenance Board of Appeals

The purpose of the Building & Property Maintenance Board of Appeals is to decide any appeal involving the interpretation of the Property Maintenance Code by any administrative officials. Members serve two-year staggered terms.

Members

Roger Osterhage, Chairman
Larry Goessling
“open”

11.17.17
11.17.15
11.17.16
*Term expiration

Board of Police Commissioners

The Board is responsible for testing, appointing, promoting, disciplining, suspending, and discharging Police Department sworn personnel, except for the Police Chief. The Board also conducts hearings on charges brought against a member of the police department, except for the Police Chief. The three-member board serves three-year staggered terms and meet as needed.

Members

Dennis Bauers
Earl Chambers
Chuck Pittman

05.01.18
05.01.18
05.01.20
*Term expiration

Police Pension Board

The Board manages the assets of the fund, accepts new members into the fund and approves regular and disability pensions. The five-member Board of Trustees includes two members appointed by City Council, as well as two active police force personnel and one current beneficiary of the Police Pension Fund who are elected by their peers. Trustees meets quarterly at City Hall. 2017 Meeting Schedule.

Trustees

Apptd by Mayor & Council
Gary Schroeder
Todd Osterhage
Elected by Retirees
Steve Dinkelman
Elct Waterloo Police Dept
Jeff Prosise
Trin Daws
City Treasurer
Brad Papenberg
 

05.14.19
05.08.18

 
04.30.17
*Term expiration

Library Board

The Board of Library Trustees carries out the duties of supporting and maintaining a public library for our community. Trustees serve three-year staggered terms and meet monthly at Morrison-Talbott Library, located at 215 Park Street.

Trustees

Jared Nobbe
Vickie Gardner
Sharon Glessner
Jennifer Mechler
Kenneth Perkins
Bradley Fisher
Judith Thomilson
Andrew Wolkiewicz
Jim Hopkins
Elaine Steingrubey

07.01.17
07.01.17
07.01.17
07.01.18
07.01.18
06.30.19
06.30.19
06.30.19
City Liaison
Library Dir.
*Term expiration

Cemetery Board

The Cemetery Board of Trustees carries out the duties of supporting and maintaining the City cemetery. Trustees serve three-year staggered terms and meet quarterly or as needed. 2017 Meeting Schedule.

Trustees

Donna Robert
Jean Jung
Allen Jacobs
Dan Kennedy, Sec/Treasurer
04.01.19
04.01.20
04.01.18
04.01.20
*Term expiration