City Government

Representing Lester Prairie are councilors Tim Dahl, Bob Messer, Ron Foust, and Luke Meyer. Not pictured: Mayor Eric Angvall.

Information updated February 2020

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City offices are located at 37 Juniper St. N. in the downtown area. Hours are Monday-Friday, 8 a.m. to 3 p.m. The phone number is 320-395-2646. The website is

Elected officials

Mayor: Eric Angvall

Council members: Ron Foust, Luke Meyer, and Paul Dhoore.

The council meets the second Tuesday every month at 7 p.m. at city hall.

City staff

City Administrator: Mike Skrbich

Coordinator-clerk/treasurer: Marilyn L. Pawelk

Assistant city clerk: Justine Damlow

Maintenance: Greg Mueller and Chris Bahr

Waste water treatment operator:PeopleService, Inc. (Jeremy Anderson)

Building inspector: MNSPECT, Waconia, MN

City attorneys: Gavin, Winters, & Long LTD., Glencoe.

Assessor: McLeod County Assessor’s Office

Health Officer: GRHS – Lester Prairie Clinic

Park board

Chris Schultz, Larry Roth, Troy Feltmann, and council liaison – Paul Dhoore. The park board meets the first Wednesday each month at 6 p.m. at city hall.

Planning commission

Merlin Mathews, Fred Blaser, Paul Christensen, Chairman Jeremy Mullery, and council liaison – Luke Meyer.

Economic development authority

Gordon Birkholz, Jr., Dean Perry, Paul Christensen, and Ron Foust.