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Council Meeting Schedule

Regularly scheduled Newton City Council meetings are held at 6:00 pm on the first and third Tuesday of each month. The City Council meetings and committee meetings are held at City Hall located at 108 N. Van Buren in Newton. 


Meeting dates for 2023:

Jan. 3 and 17
Feb. 7 and 21
March 7 and 21
April 4 and 18
May 2 and 16
June 6 and 20
July 5* and 18
Aug. 1 and 15
Sept. 5 and 19
Oct. 3 and 17
Nov. 7 and 21
Dec. 5 and 19


streets & alleys: 

Eric Blake, Chair

RJ Lindemann

Gayle Glumac


Advertising/Marketing

Kaleb Wright, Chair

Gayle Glumac

​Joshua Kuhl


Zoning Board of Appeals (elected):

Ken Albrecht

Maxine Calvert

Lanette Huddleston

Tom Clark

Twyla Harvey

Kenneth Belcher

Ed Webb

water & wastewater:

Kaleb Wright, Chair

Larry Brooks

Eric Blake


zoning administrator:

John Stone


PUBLIC SAFETY:

Larry Brooks, Chair

Joshua Kuhl

Doug Long

Mike Swick


PERSONNEL:

Kaleb Wright, Chair

RJ Lindemann

Joshua Kuhl

Alcohol & Tobacco:

Eric Blake, Chair

Joshua Kuhl


Buildings & grounds:

Mike Swick, Chair

Eric Blake

Joshua Kuhl


CITY INSURANCE:

RJ Lindemann, Chair

Joshua Kuhl

​Melissa Brooks


FINANCE/AUDIT:

RJ Lindemann, Chair

Kaleb Wright

Joshua Kuhl

Melissa Brooks


police/Building Permits:

Mike Swick, Chair

Joshua Kuhl

Riley Britton

Clint Crossen

JASPER CO. ECONOMIC DEV. INC. (JEDI)

RJ Lindemann



ELECTRIC:

Gayle Glumac, Chair

RJ Lindemann

Larry Brooks


PARKS/CEMETERY & POOL

Gayle Glumac, Chair

Mike Swick

Kaleb Wright


SAFETY:

Larry Brooks, Chair

Gayle Glumac

Joshua Kuhl

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City Council Committees

The City of Newton is divided into three Wards. There are also 15 committees that meet on an as needed basis to discuss City business. 

City Wards:

Ward 1 - Mike Swick and Gayle Glumac
Ward 2 - Kaleb Wright and Eric Blake

Ward 3 - Larry Brooks and R. J. Lindemann

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Our Wards and Committees

 

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