City Council

The City council is the legally constituted body, which is responsible for the overall operation of the City. The Council has control over the policies, budget, and property of the City. The Council, as a public employer, has the following responsibilities: To determine methods, means, and personnel by which operations are to be carried on; hire, promote, demote, transfer, assign, and retain employees in positions within the City; relieve employees; establish reasonable work rules and rules of conduct; maintain the efficiency of the operation of the City; and take action as may be necessary to carry out the objectives of the City.


7:00 pm
Third Tuesday of each month

City Hall
220 Reed Street
Akron, IA 51001

City Boards

  • Board of Adjustment
  • Planning and Zoning Board
  • Fire Department Board
  • Park Board
  • Senior Center Governing Board
  • Library Board
  • City Council


You can help your community by serving as a member of a board. Details on each board can be obtained from the City Clerk.

If you are interested in serving on one of the boards, contact City Hall at 712-568-2041 or by speaking with a member of someone on a specific board.


Brent James


Ryan Bergman

Council Member

Eric Solberg

Council Member

Gerry Stowers

Council Member

Adam Loutsch

Council Member

Sue Gabel

Council Member