City Center Hours, City Officials, and City Council

City Center public hours are 8:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.

Phones will be attended to during the hours of 8:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m., excluding weekends and holidays.

The building may also be opened earlier than 8:00 a.m. or stay open past 4:30 p.m. to accommodate other scheduled meetings or functions including City Council, Planning Commission, Joint Planning, etc.

The City of Grove City offices are closed for business on the following holidays:
New Years Day
Martin Luther King Day
President's Day
Memorial Day
Independence Day
Labor Day
Veteran's Day
Thanksgiving Day and the day after
Christmas Day

City Council Meetings

All regular city council meetings are held at 7:00pm at the Grove City Community Center.
The meetings are on the 2nd Monday of the month.

Council Name Phone Web Page/Email Term
Mayor David Martin 320-857-2485   2017-2018
Council Member Sheldon Evenson 320-857-2492   2017-2018
Council Member Bill Peterka 320-699-0812   2015-2018
Council Member Mike Halterman 320-699-9010 mikdia@ymail.com 2017-2018
Council Member Karl Nelson 320-535-0125 kn56243@yahoo.com 2017-2020
City Office Name Phone Web Page/Email  
City Clerk Lacey Clark 320-857-2322 grovecity@embarqmail.com
Deputy City Clerk Chris Ransom 320-857-2322 grovecity@embarqmail.com
Public Works Name Phone Web Page/Email
Public Works Superintendent Shannon Roering 320-699-1749 grovecity@embarqmail.com
Public Works Assistant Zach Blonigan 320-699-1750 grovecity@embarqmail.com
Public Works Assistant-Part-time Doug Pratt    
Police/Sheriff Name Phone Web Page/Email
Deputy Sam Swisher 320-693-5400 sam.swisher@co.meeker.mn.us
Sheriff (web link) Brian Cruze 320-693-5400 www.co.meeker.mn.us
Emergency   911  
Fire Department Name Phone Web Page/Email
Fire Chief Joe Jans 320-699-1563 grovecityfd@embarqmail.com
Assistant Chief Brandon Thomsen   grovecityfd@embarqmail.com
Rescue Squad Name Phone Web Page/Email
Rescue Chief Josh Thomas 320-583-3492
loc# for GC
Facebook Page
grovecityrescue@hotmail.com
Emergency Management Name Phone Web Page/Email
Director Joe jans 320-699-1563 grovecityfd@embarqmail.com
Public Library Name Phone Web Page/Email
Head Librarian Elizabeth Cronk 320-693-2483 elizabeth.cronk@pioneerland.lib.mn.us
Assist. Librarian Margaret Weigelt 320-857-2550 grovecity.staff@pioneerland.lib.mn.us
Children's Program Jennifer Barnes 320-857-2550 grovecity.staff@pioneerland.lib.mn.us
Library Blog www.grovecitypubliclibrary.blogspot.com    
Summer Rec Name Phone Web Page/Email
Director Lori Pankranz 320-857-2331 dplazer@embarqmail.com
Committee Name Phone Web Page/Email
Council/Alt. Mayor Bill Peterka 320-699-0812 grovecity@embarqmail.com
Buildings Karl Nelson 320-535-0125 kn56243@yahoo.com
Buildings Bill Peterka 320-699-0812 grovecity@embarqmail.com
Utilities Mike Halterman 320-699-9010 mikdia@ymail.com
Utilities Karl Nelson 320-535-0125 kn56243@yahoo.com
Parks and Playgrounds Sheldon Evenson 320-857-2492  
Parks and Playgrounds Bill Peterka 320-699-0812 grovecity@embarqmail.com
Streets David Martin 320-535-0125 kn56243@yahoo.com
Streets Mike Halterman 320-699-9010 mikdia@ymail.com
EDA Bill Peterka 320-699-0812 grovecity@embarqmail.com
EDA Sheldon Evenson 320-857-2492  
Police David martin 320-535-0125 kn56243@yahoo.com
Police Bill Peterka 320-699-0812 grovecity@embarqmail.com
Personnel Mike Halterman 320-699-9010 mikdia@ymail.com
Personnel Sheldon Evenson 320-857-2492  
Finance Mike Halterman 320-699-9010 mikdia@ymail.com
Finance David Martin 320-857-2485  
Data Practices Official Lacey Clark 320-857-2322 grovecity@embarqmail.com
Weed Inspector David Martin    
Building Inspector Kevin Piepenburg 320-693-4650 kevin.piepenburg@co.meeker.mn.us
City Attorney Rupp, Anderson, Squires & Waldspurger
Amy Mace
612-436-4300
612-436-4300
www.raswlaw.com
City Engineer Bollig Engineering, Inc 320-235-2555 www.bollig-engineering.com
Meeker County Meeker CountyCourt House 320-693-5200 www.co.meeker.mn.us
Official Newspaper  Litchfield Independent Review 320-693-3266 webmaster@independentreview.net
Official Depositor Official Depositor: First State Bank of Grove City 320-857-2521 www.bankofgrovecity.com
Health Inspector Health Inspector Meeker County Public Health 320-693-5370 diane.winter@co.meeker.mn.us
HeatShare The Salvation Army 320-857-2322
800-220-4860
www.thesalarmy.com
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