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Please note, City Council work sessions are open to the public, but are not televised. All regular and special Council Meetings are televised unless noted.

Regular Council and EDA meetings will be rebroadcast on Comcast Channel 16 on Thursdays at 7 p.m. and Fridays at 11 a.m.


The City Council is the legislative and policy body for the City, charged with providing overall leadership for the City by enacting laws and allocating City resources for programs, services, and activities.


Six council members and a mayor. Voters elect two council members from the west district, two from the central district and two from the east district. All voters elect the mayor at-large.


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First, second and fourth Monday of every month, 7:00 p.m. If a Council meeting date falls on a holiday, the meeting will take place on Tuesday.


City Council as a whole can be contacted through email at BPCouncil-MGR@BrooklynPark.Org, or members can be contacted individually through the information below.

Council members


Name Job title Phone Email
Jacobson, Lisa Mayor/EDA President 763-493-8146 Lisa.Jacobson@BrooklynPark.Org

East District

Name Job title


Vacant Council Member/ EDA Commissioner East District
Parks, Terry Council Member/EDA Commissioner East District 763-493-8097 Terry.Parks@BrooklynPark.Org

Central District

Name Job title Phone Email
Morson, Boyd Council Member/EDA Commissioner Central District 763-493-8040
West-Hafner, Tonja Council Member/EDA Commissioner Central District 763-493-8372 Tonja.West-Hafner@BrooklynPark.Org

West District

Name Job title Phone Email
Pha, Susan Council Member/EDA Commissioner West District 763-315-8496 Susan.Pha@BrooklynPark.Org
Russell, Wynfred Council Member/EDA Commissioner West District 763-315-8442 Wynfred.Russell@BrooklynPark.Org

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