The Fire Merit Commission consists of up to five members, appointed to four-year terms. An annual salary of $1,800 is paid annually to appointees for sitting on this board.
Meetings: 5:00 PM on the first Monday of each month in Lower Level of City Hall.
Appointments: Two members are appointed by the mayor to serve two years, and one by the common council to serve three years. The two persons appointed by the mayor must be of different political parties.
Two members are appointed by the active members of the fire department to serve one year, designated through means of a secret ballot election called and conducted by the board of public works and safety. The two persons elected and subsequently appointed by the firefighters must be of different political parties.
Mr. Edward Zaknoen term expires: 10-31-2020 Fire Department Appointment
Ms. Louise Mock term expires: 12-31-2018 City Council Appointment
Mr. Chris Schwanke Council Liaison
Mr. Charles Williams term expires: 01-01-2018 Mayor Appointment
Mr. Robert Pollock term expires: 11-1-2018 Mayor Appointment
Mr. Patrick Vance term expires: 12-31-2020 Fire Department Appointment
Ms. Jennifer Koethe Commission Attorney
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