Mayor & City Council


The Moorhead City Council consists of a Mayor and eight Council Members.  Moorhead is divided into 4 wards with 2 Council Members representing each ward.  Together they constitute the legislative body that has the authority to enact local law.

Click on the name of the Mayor or Council Member below for more information or email the Mayor and entire Council.

City Council Members

Mayor Del Rae Williams
1st Ward

Mari Dailey

Sara Watson Curry

2nd Ward

Heidi Durand

3rd Ward

Joel Paulsen

Brenda Elmer

4th Ward

Steve Gehrtz

Chuck Hendrickson

Finding Your Ward

To find out which ward you live in, view the Ward/Precinct Map. Visit Elections for details on voting.

Moorhead City Council

1 Moorhead City Council Group Photo 2018 Back: Melissa Fabian and Heidi Durand
Middle: Chuck Hendrickson, Steve Gehrtz, and Joel Paulsen
Front: Del Rae Williams, Mari Dailey, Sara Watson Curry, and Brenda Elmer