City Council & Election Information

Elected Officials and City Administrator - 2021

City Council, Mayor, and City Administrator - September 2021

Back row (left to right): Council Members Nate Dotson, Greg Schultz, Dave Burbank, Kevin P. Raney, and Brent Svenby.

Front row (left to right): Council Member Dan Boeke, Mayor Tom Kuntz, City Administrator Kris Busse, and Council Member Doug Voss.

Regular Meeting Schedule

  • 7:00 p.m. on the 1st and 3rd Tuesdays of each month

Council Chambers

City Hall

540 West Hills Circle

Owatonna MN  55060

Elected City Officials

The Mayor and City Council members are the elected leaders of the City Government. Each was elected to serve a 4-year term.  Next City Election will be the 2022 General Election on Tuesday, November 8, 2022.   City Polling Sites will be open for the 2022 Primary Election on Tuesday, August 9, 2022 for Federal, State and County Offices.     

        Mayor:   Thomas A. KuntzThomas A, Kuntz

Council Members:  

Doug Voss, Council Member at LargeDoug Voss

Dan Boeke, Council Member at Large  Dan BoekeDave Burbank, Third WardDave Burbank

Nathan Dotson, First WardNate Dotson

Kevin P. Raney, Fourth Ward and Council Vice-PresidentKevin Raney

Greg Schultz, Second Ward and Council PresidentGreg Schultz

Brent Svenby, Fifth WardBrent Svenby


The City Council makes all policy decisions in matters such as: budgets, improvement projects, legislation and zoning.  The Council hires the City Attorney and City Administrator, and confirms appointments to the City’s Boards, Commissions, and Department Head positions.

Strategic Plan

View the 3-year Strategic Plan - 2020-2022

View Council Meetings 

Council Meetings may be viewed on the Owatonna Live website. 

The most recent meeting will also play on these public access channels: Charter Cable Channel 181 & Jaguar Cable Channel 900 

The meetings will air at the following times:

  • Wednesdays at 12:30 p.m. and 9:30 p.m.
  • Thursdays at 11 a.m. and 6:30 p.m.
  • Saturdays at 4 p.m.
  • Sundays at 4 p.m. and 10:30 p.m.