City Council

Agenda Packets, Minutes, and Meeting Videos

Agendas are available prior to the meetings. Minutes are available following approval.

City Council Candidate Filing Ended – The filing period for City offices was Tuesday, July 27, 2021 through Tuesday, August 10, 2021. The election will be held on Tuesday, November 2, 2021 to elect a Mayor, two Councilmembers from Ward I (North Ward) and one Councilmember from Ward II (South Ward).   Election 2021

Any person wishing to file for City offices for the general election may do so at the City Administrator’s office in the Municipal Building, 227 South Front Street between the hours of 8:00 a.m. - 12:00 noon and 1:00 p.m. - 5:00 p.m.  The filing fee is $5.00. Persons with questions regarding filing for City Council positions or the upcoming general election are encouraged to call the City Administrator’s office at 934-0663.

Regular Meetings

  • 2nd and 4th Monday of every month
  • 7:00 p.m.
  • Community Center, Governor’s Room
    600 South 5th Street

Workshop Sessions

  • 1st and 3rd Monday of every month
  • 5:30 p.m.
  • Community Center, St. Peter Room
    600 South 5th Street

Goal Sessions

  • When a 5th Monday occurs
  • 3:00 p.m.

City Council 2020 - 2021

Back row L-R Emily Bruflat, Bradley DeVos, Shanon Nowell, Ed Johnson

Front row L-R Stephan Grams, Charles Zieman, Keri Johnson



Chuck Zieman
1407 Rockbend Parkway
Saint Peter, Minnesota 56082
(507)934-2107 (H)
Email: Chuck Zieman
Term: 2020-2021

Council Members

Ward II (South)

  • Emily Bruflat
    317 West Grace Street
    Saint Peter, Minnesota 56082
    (651)472-1700 (C)
    Email Emily Bruflat
    Term: 2020-2023

  • Stephen C. Grams
    420 South Washington Avenue
    Saint Peter, Minnesota 56082
    (507)934-0176 (H)
    Email: Stephen Grams
    Term: 2018-2021

  • Bradley DeVos
    227 South Front Street
    Saint Peter, Minnesota 56082
    (763)350-7567 (C)
    Email: Bradley DeVos
    Term: 2020-2023

Ward I (North)

  • Shanon Nowell 
    1127 Willow Drive
    Saint Peter, Minnesota 56082
    Email: Shanon Nowell 
    Term: 2020-2021

  • Keri Johnson
    227 South Front Street
    Saint Peter, Minnesota 56082
    (612)387-2835 (C)
    Email: Keri Johnson
    Term: 2020-2023

  • Edward P. Johnson
    227 South Front Street
    Saint Peter, Minnesota 56082
    Email: Ed Johnson
    Term: 2018-2021

City Council list of items of vital importance:

  • Saint Peter sees Vital Importance as striving to be… 
    • a community that treats all people like neighbors
    • proactive in housing solutions
    • committed to providing quality health care
    • supportive of a thriving and sustainable business community
    • acting on the changes in our demographics
    • promoting an aesthetically distinctive community
    • always improving on environmental sustainability
    • a community that prioritizes available early childhood care, educational opportunities, and exceptional schools