Meet Our Mayor and Council

The Cherokee City Council meets in regular session on the second and fourth Tuesdays of each month at 6:00 p.m. in the Council Chambers of City Hall, but can meet for special meetings at any time or place. Correspondence for the Mayor and Council can be mailed to the City of Cherokee at 416 W. Main St., Cherokee IA 51012. Individuals wishing to place an item on the council meeting agenda may bring a written request to City Hall by noon on the Thursday preceding the next council meeting. Citizens may also address the Mayor and Council on non-agenda government related items during the public forum section of each regular council meeting.

Mayor - Craig Schmidt, term ends 12/31/25
                                      Phone: (712) 225-5749
                                      Email: mayor@cherokeeiowa.net
City Council, Ward I - Amy Loughlin, term ends 12/31/27
                                                         Email: loughlin700@gmail.com
                                                         Phone: 515-360-8277
City Council, Ward II - Dave Wilberding, term ends 12/31/25
                                                         Email: dwilberding@yahoo.com
City Council, Ward III - Wayne Pingel, term ends 12/31/27
                                                         Email: wpingel@firstcoop.com
                                                         Phone: (712) 260-0595,
City Council, At Large - John Nitz, term ends 12/31/27
                                                         Email: jgeorgenitz@hotmail.com
City Council, At Large - Tim Wych, term ends 12/31/25
          
                                                         Email: wychtr@gmail.com
 
 
 
 
416 West Main Street, Cherokee IA 51012 (712) 225-5749 cityckech@evertek.net