Fessenden is governed by a council consisting of one Mayor and six Alderman.

There is also one City Auditor.

All are elected to the council by citizen's vote, and each serves a four year term.

 The City employs one Public Works Commissioner and one Police Officer.

The council meets monthly to review bills and discuss issues.

They are responsible for developing and managing city ordinances, building permits, licenses, etc.

They oversee the financial management of water, sewer and garbage removal.

 

 

Current Council:

Donna Lail, Mayor

 

Jeff Johnson, Council President / Alderman

Keith Middleman, Alderman

Jodi Helm, Alderman

Joel Bartz, Alderman

 Brian Schimelfenig, Alderman

Kevin Roller, Alderman

 

 

Jean Gross, City Auditor

Hours:  Tues & Thurs   9:00am-1:00pm

(701) 547-3111

cityoffessenden@gondtc.com

PO Box 42

Fessenden, ND 58438

 

 

Travis Tesch, Police Chief

 (701) 547-3836

 

Jeff Roehrich, Public Works Commissioner

(701)341-7186

 

The Council meets at Fessenden City Hall the first Monday of every month at 7:00 pm. Meetings are open to the public.

 

 

 The City of Fessenden is an equal opportunity provider and employer

Council Committees

 

Finance and Salary:  Jeff Johnson, Chairman

Sewer, Sanitary, Fire & Water: Keith Middleman, Chairman

Building, Streets, Lights & Supplies:   Keith Middleman, Chairman

Police:  Jeff Johnson, Chairman

Ordinances, Licenses and Health:  Brian Schimelfenig, Chairman

City Lots:  Jodi Helm, Chairman

 

Notice

The City of Fessenden is seeking applicants for a part time janitor position.  Approximately 5 hr./week, the duties would include sweeping and mopping, emptying trash, and cleaning windows and bathrooms in City Hall. Starting wage $13.00 / hr. with possible raise after 3 mo. probationary period. 

Contact City Auditor for application and/or more information.

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