De Pere Mission

De Pere will foster an engaged community spirit and encourage forward thinking to seize on opportunities for education, business, recreation and culture - with steadfast support for the city's history and character. 

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Mayor James Boyd

De Pere Mayor

The mayor is the chief executive officer (CEO) of the city, and is elected on a non-partisan basis to office by the voters. The mayor serves a two-year term. The mayor is the presiding officer at meetings of the Common Council.  As CEO, the mayor has a statutory duty to "take care" that city ordinances and state laws are observed and enforced, and that all city officers and employees discharge their duties. The mayor signs legal documents, appoints members to Boards and Committees, and is Chairperson of the Finance/Personnel Committee, and Plan Commission.  

De Pere Common Council

The City of De Pere has four (4) Aldermanic Districts; with two alderpersons elected to each district, for a total of eight (8) alderpersons. Council members are elected on a non-partisan basis for two-year overlapping terms. The City Council takes up various matters affecting the City, such as implementing new policies, enacting ordinances, and carrying out the business of the City.

1st District

2nd District

3rd District

4th District

Chandik Kundinger
Mike E
Mike Eserkaln
Defnet Ledvina
Pamela Gantz
Devin Perock

Click names above for alderperson bio and contact info. 
Not sure what district you're in? Click here to find out (District Map)

Meetings, Boards & Commissions 

Common Council meetings are held regularly on the 1st and 3rd Tuesday of every month at 7:30 p.m. at City Hall (335 S. Broadway). These meetings are open to the public, and you are encouraged to attend.

Council members also meet in committee sessions to deal with matters relating to those purposes. Alderpersons are appointed by the Mayor to serve on the City's Boards, Committees, and Commissions. These meetings are also open to the public, and you are encouraged to attend. Click below for more information:

How to Run for City Office

Interested in running for public office in the City of De Pere? Click here for more information