Town Council


will be updated

after COVID-19

The Town Council includes Mayor Larry WilkeningMayor Pro-Tem Mary Hockenbery, Trustee Sven EdstromTrustee John Marta, Trustee Pat MedinaTrustee Patrick Webb and Trustee Jim Wingfield. To contact a councilmember, click on their name above.  

The Town Council meets the 2nd Thursday of the month at 6:30 p.m. and the meetings are public.  The Town Council consists of the Mayor and six Trustees.  All positions are elected positions unless sufficient candidate(s) are not available to fill the vacant position(s).  The Board of Trustees will then appoint a Trustee who is a qualifying citizen from within the Town of Hotchkiss to sit on the Board until the next regular election.  Current mayoral and councilmember terms are listed below.  Town Council Meeting Minutes are posted after they are approved (usually at the next scheduled meeting.  Click here to see past meeting minutes.

Mayor Larry Wilkening  April 2018 - April 2022

Mayor Pro-Tem Mary Hockenbery  April 2018 - April 2022 (Council Term April 2016-April 2022)

Trustee Sven Edstrom  (Replacing Kris Hillman/Esther Koontz) - April 2022

Trustee John Marta April 2020 - April 2024

Trustee Pat Medina April 2018 - April 2022

Trustee Jim Wingfield April 2020 - April 2024

Trustee Patrick Webb April 2020 - April 2024

The Town's legal representative is Bo James Nerlin.

Request to be placed on Town Council Agenda.

To make a request to be placed on the Town Council Agenda, please fill out this form and choose "Request for Council Agenda Placement" under Subject.  All requests to be placed on the agenda must be made 72 hours prior to the meeting date.  In the message box, give a brief explanation of why you are requesting to be placed on the agenda.  Please try to keep your presentation to five minutes.  If your presentation will be longer, please note it in the message box.  To see meeting dates, please consult the Town Calendar.