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Champlin City Government

Champlin is legally established under the laws of Minnesota. The City Council is the policy making body of city government. It is the responsibility of the Mayor and City Council to make legislative decisions based upon the power and duties of the City as prescribed by State Statute. The Mayor is the presiding officer and a regular member of the City Council and has all the powers and duties of a council member in addition to those of Mayor.

Major Areas of Council Authority and Responsibility

  • To judge the qualification and election of its own members and to set and interpret rules governing its own proceedings.
  • To exercise all the powers of cities which the law does not delegate to some specific official or to an independent board or commission.
  • To legislate for the city, and to direct the enforcement of city ordinances. To appoint administrative personnel and appoint or approve the appointment of individuals to administrative, advisory boards, and commissions.
  • To transact city business including the city’s intergovernmental affairs. To manage the city’s financial operations which includes the levying of taxes, preparation of budgets, auditing expenditures, borrowing money and designation of depositories.
  • To protect the welfare of the city and its inhabitants.
  • To provide community leadership.

City Council Meetings

City Council meetings agendas are posted online. Regular and Committee of the Whole meetings are cable cast live on Channel 16 and available for viewing online at http://qctv.org/champlin/

Open Forums

The City Council holds an Open Forum during the beginning of each meeting which allows residents an opportunity to address the Council regarding issues or concerns. The issues are generally researched by staff, and a report made to the City Council at their next regular meeting. If you have questions about the meeting process please contact us at email@ci.champlin.mn.us or 763-923-7109.

Proposed Ordinances

You can view the complete City Code online here. If there are any proposed ordinances scheduled for action they will be posted below. If you have any question or comments regarding a proposed ordinance please contact the City Clerk at Clerk@ci.champlin.mn.us or 763-923-7111.

November 27th at 7 p.m. the City Council will consider the following ordinance amendments:

Mayor & City Council


Ryan Karasek, Mayor
Term Expires: 12-31-2018
324 Pebble Road, Champlin, MN 55316
763-421-8100 Ext. 239
(612) 210-5333 (Cell)
ryan@ryankarasek.com

  • Economic Development Authority – President

Jessica Tesdall
Term Expires: 12-31-2018
318 Pebble Road North, Champlin, MN  55316
763-421-8100 Ext. 237
(651) 336-2047 (Cell)
jtesdall@ci.champlin.mn.us

Tom Moe
Term Expires: 12-31-2018
10506 Chestnut Circle, Champlin, MN  55316
(763) 421-8100 Ext. 228
(612) 991-8303 (Cell)
tmoe@ci.champlin.mn.us

Nate Truesdell
Term Expires: 12-31-2020
1203 Heard Avenue, Champlin, MN 55316
763-421-8100 Ext. 238
(612) 386-1036 (Cell)
ntruesdell@ci.champlin.mn.us

Ryan Sabas
Term Expires: 12-31-2020
11816 Mississippi Drive North, Champlin, MN 55316
(763) 218-7569 (Cell)
rsabas@ci.champlin.mn.us

Meeting Minutes

Archive minutes are available by contacting the City Clerk’s office, (763) 923-7111, Clerk@ci.champlin.mn.us 

January 8, 2018 Work Session

January 8, 2018 Regular Meeting

January 16, 2018 Joint Meeting w/Planning Commission

January 16, 2018 Work Session

January 16, 2018 Closed Meeting

January 17, 2018 Work Session/Tour

January 31, 2018 Legislative Work Session

January 31, 2018 Regular Meeting (Special Session)

January 31 ,2018 Work Session

February 7, 2018 Work Session 

February 12, 2018 Work Session

February 12, 2018 Regular Meeting

February 12, 2018 Closed Meeting

February 20, 2018 Joint Meeting w/Planning Commission

February 20, 2018 Work Session

February 22, 2018 Work Session

February 26, 2018 Work Session

February 26, 2018 Regular Meeting

February 26, 2018 Closed Meeting

March 12, 2018 Regular Meeting

March 19, 2018 Work Session

March 26, 2018 Work Session

March 26, 2018 Regular Meeting

April 9, 2018 Work Session

April 9, 2018 Regular Meeting

April 16, 2018 Work Session

April 23, 2018 Work Session

April 23, 2018 Regular Meeting

May 14, 2018 Work Session #1

May 14, 2018 Regular Meeting

May 14, 2018 Work Session #2

May 21, 2018 Joint Work Session w/Park and Recreation Commission

May 21, 2018 Work Session

May 29, 2018 Work Session #1

May 29, 2018 Regular Meeting

May 29 ,2018 Work Session #2

June 11, 2018 Work Session

June 11, 2018 Regular Meeting

June 18, 2018 Work Session

June 25, 2018 Work Session

June 25, 2018 Regular Meeting

July 9, 2018 Work Session

July 9, 2018 Regular Meeting

July 16, 2018 Regular Meeting (Special Session)

July 16, 2018 Work Session

July 23, 2018 Work Session

July 23, 2018 Regular Meeting

August 13, 2018 Work Session

August 13, 2018 Regular Meeting

August 27, 2018 Work Session

August 27, 2018 Regular Meeting

January 3, 2017 Work Session

January 9, 2017 Work Session

January 9, 2017 Regular Meeting

January 18, 2017 Legislative Work Session

January 20 & 21 Strategic Planning Work Session

January 23, 2017 Work Session

January 23, 2017 Regular Meeting

February 13, 2017 Work Session

February 13, 2017 Regular Meeting

February 27, 2017 Work Session

February 27, 2017 Regular Meeting

March 1, 2017 Work Session – Work Plan Priority Meeting

March 13, 2017 Work Session

March 13, 2017 Regular Meeting

March 23, 2017 Work Session

March 27, 2017 Regular Meeting

March 29, 2017 Work Session – Work Plan Priority Meeting

April 10, 2017 Work Session

April 10, 2017 Regular Meeting

April 17, 2017 Work Session – Work Plan Priority Meeting

April 24, 2017 Work Session

April 24, 2017 Regular Meeting

April 26 ,2017 Joint Meeting w/Commissions

May 8, 2017 Work Session

May 8, 2017 Regular Meeting

May 15, 2017 Work Session

May 22, 2017 Work Session

May 22, 2017 Regular Meeting

June 12, 2017 Work Session

June 12, 2017 Regular Meeting

June 19, 2017 Work Session

June 26, 2017 Work Session

June 26, 2017 Regular Meeting

July 10, 2017 Work Session

July 10, 2017 Regular Meeting

July 10, 2017 Closed Meeting

July 24, 2017 Work Session

July 24, 2017 Regular Meeting

August 14, 2017 Work Session

August 14, 2017 Regular Meeting

August 21, 2017 Budget Work Session

August 28, 2017 Work Session

August 28, 2017 Regular Meeting

September 11, 2017 Work Session

September 11, 2017 Regular Meeting

September 25, 2017 Work Session

September 25, 2017 Regular Meeting

October 2, 2017 Work Session

October 3, 2017 Work Session

October 10, 2017 Closed Meeting

October 10, 2017 Work Session

October 10, 2017 Regular Meeting

October 16, 2017 Work Session

October 23, 2017 Work Session

October 23, 2017 Regular Meeting

November 13, 2017 Work Session

November 13,2017 Regular Meeting

November 20, 2017 Work Session

November 27, 2017 Work Session – Comprehensive Plan

November 27, 2017 Regular Meeting

December 11, 2017 Work Session

December 11, 2017 Regular Meeting

December 18, 2017 Work Session

December 18, 2017 (Special Session) Regular Meeting

January 25, 2016 Work Session

February 8, 2016 Regular Meeting

February 22, 2016 Regular Meeting

February 23, 2016 Work Plan Priority Meeting

March 5, 2016 Legislative Work Session

March 14, 2016 Regular Meeting

March 28, 2016 Regular Meeting

March 28, 2016 Work Session

April 11, 2016 Regular Meeting

April 11, 2016 Work Session

April 11, 2016 Closed Meeting

April 19, 2016 Joint Meeting w/Dayton

April 25, 2016 Regular Meeting

April 25, 2016 Work Session

May 9, 2016 Regular Meeting

May 9, 2016 Work Session

May 23, 2016 Regular Meeting

May 23, 2016 Work Session

May 23, 2016 Work Session II

June 13, 2016 Regular Meeting

June 13, 2016 Work Session

July 11, 2016 Regular Meeting

June 21, 2016 Work Session/Work Plan Priority Meeting

June 27, 2016 Work Session

June 27, 2016 Regular Meeting

July 25, 2016 Work Session I

July 25, 2016 Work Session II

July 25, 2016 Regular Meeting

August 8, 2016 Work Session

August 8, 2016 Regular Meeting

August 22, 2016 Regular Meeting

August 30, 2016 Budget Work Session

September 12, 2016 Work Session

September 12, 2016 Regular Meeting

September 26, 2016 Joint Meeting w/EDA

September 26 ,2016 Closed Meeting

September 26, 2016 Work Session

September 26, 2016 Regular Meeting

October 6, 2016 Work Session

October 11, 2016 Regular Meeting

October 24, 3016 Work Session

October 24, 3016 Regular Meeting

November 14, 2016 Regular Meeting

November 28, 2016 Work Session

November 28, 2016 Regular Meeting

December 12, 2016 Work Session #1

December 12, 2016 Regular Meeting

December 12, 2016 Work Session #2

December 28, 2016 Regular Meeting

City Survey

State of the City Address

Council & Staff Pledge To Our Residents
Mutual Agreement Between Council and Staff