City Council

Leading a thriving community

St. Paul is a City of the Second Class, and has a Mayor / City Council form of government. The Mayor and each of the four members of the City Council are elected to serve a four-year term. The City Councilmembers are elected as Members-at-Large, not to serve a specific ward of the city.

Mayor

Joel M. Bergman

Mayor Bergman was elected in November 2019 and will serve as Mayor until December 2023. Mayor Bergman can be reached by email or by phone at 402-874-1767.
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Councilmember

Brenda Klanecky

Ms. Klanecky has been a councilmember since December 2012. Her term will expire in December 2020.
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Councilmember

Ralph Kezeor

Mr. Kezeor has been a councilmember since December 2016. His term will expire in December 2020.
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Councilmember

Jerry Thompson

Mr. Thompson has been a councilmember since December 2019, and currently serves as the City Council President.
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Councilmember

Katie Kowalski

Ms. Kowalski has been a councilmember since December 2019.
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