City Council

Findlay City Council meetings are held the first and third Tuesdays of the month at 7:30 p.m. in the Council Chambers located on the first floor of the Municipal Building. Meeting agendas are available the Friday before the meeting by 4 p.m. All communications from the public must be submitted in writing to the Council Office by 3 p.m. on the Friday before each regular meeting in order to be on the agenda.


The Findlay City Council is composed of the president of council, seven ward representatives and three representatives elected at-large. View the 2013 Ward Map to determine your ward. Council members are elected to two-year terms. Elections are held in odd-numbered years. Council members elected in November take office in January of the following year.


City Council representatives are paid $7,086 per year.


Council President Ron Monday 419-422-8646
First Ward Holly Frische 419-348-7041
Second Ward Dennis Hellmann 419-420-7900
Third Ward Dina Ostrander 419-957-7475
Fourth Ward Jim Slough 419-722-8363
Fifth Ward John Harrington 419-957-4119
Sixth Ward Jim Niemeyer 419-422-2465
Seventh Ward Tim Watson 419-306-1687
Council At-Large Grant Russel 419-422-6875
Council At-Large Tom Shindledecker 419-423-9748
Council At-Large Jeff Wobser 419-306-3464

City Council Committees


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