City of Guthrie Center
Guthrie Center Municipal Utilities

The City Council is taking applications for vacancies on all appointed boards, commissions, and committees created by the Code of Iowa.  Applications can be found at City Hall.  This application process is in an effort to ensure diversity and representation of our community.  Submit completed applications to City Hall between 8 am and 4:00 pm.  All applicants must be 18 years of age.  Most of these boards, commissions, and committees are uncompensated positions.  All applications are subject to the open record laws of the State of Iowa.


Volunteers and appointees are subject to pre-volunteer, pre-appointment drug screens.


City Council /Mayor 

contact telephone number:  641-332-2190 or email


Mike Herbert, Mayor 

Carolyn Masters

Garold Thomas

Ian Steensen,Mayor Pro-tem

Chuck Cleveland 

Fidel Hernandez

Council meets the second and fourth Mondays of the month at 6:30 p.m. at City Hall.  

To be on the agenda contact City Hall before 9 a.m. the Friday before the meeting.

Utilities Board of Trustees

Scott Gonzales, Chairman

Dan Nickell

Elden Wolfe

Utility Board meets the Wednesday following the first Council meeting of the month at 5 p.m. at City Hall.


Union Cemetery Sexton - Bob Secoy 641-332-2987

Water Department -  Erick VanCura 641-332-2164

Gas Department -  Erick VanCura 641-332-2164

Streets Superintendent - Bob Secoy 641-332-2987

Police Department - Sheriff's office 641-747-2214

Mary J Barnett Memorial Library - 641-747-8110

Wastewater - Bob Secoy 641-332-2987

Aquatic Center - 641-332-2989

Utility Billing Inquiries - 641-332-2190

City Clerk/Administrator - 641-332-2190

Zoning Questions - 641-332-2190

Compliance Officer - Wes Clark 641-332-2192



Contact Information

400 State Street, Guthrie Center, IA 50115
telephone number 641-332-2190  fax 641-332-2192

Call Before You Dig!

Aquatic Center - 332-2989

Utility Billing Inquiries - 332-2190

City Clerk/Administrator - 332-2190

Zoning Questions- 332-2190