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Elected Officials


Mayor_Hartman MAYOR
The Mayor is the City's chief executive.  They oversee all the City departments and are responsible for appointing people to serve on the City of Butler's various boards and commissions.

Mike Hartman

Office Address: 215 South Broadway, Butler, IN 46721
Email: mayor@butler.in.us
Phone: 260-868-5200
Current Term of Office: 01/01/2020 - 12/31/2023


council-photo-judge-obendorf CITY JUDGE
The City Judge is the department head for the Butler City Court. The Court collects fines for traffic violations issued in DeKalb County by various law enforcement agencies.  The Judge hears disputes to those violations and renders judgments.


Richard Obendorf
Office Address: 217 South Broadway, Butler, IN 46721
Email: judge@butler.in.us
Phone: 260-868-2441
Current Term of Office: 01/01/2020 - 12/31/2023


council-photo-treasurer-eck CLERK TREASURER
The Clerk-Treasurer is the City's Chief Financial Officer.   They oversee all departmental budgets and city investments, and also serves as the City's Human Resource Manager. The Clerk is responsible for maintenance of Butler Cemetery records, annual reports, audits, bills paid, budgets, public information and special projects.


Angela Eck
Office Address: 215 South Broadway, Butler, IN 46721
Email: clerktreasurer@butler.in.us
Phone: 260-868-5200
Current Term of Office: 01/01/2020 - 12/31/2023

BUTLER COMMON COUNCIL

The Common Council, also known as the City Council, is the elected legislative body of the City of Butler. The Council hears and passes ordinances that become law. The Council often initiates local improvement projects and is responsible for allocating funds through the budget approval process.

The Council meets the first and third Monday of each month, 7:00 PM, in the Council Chamber of the Butler City Hall, 215 South Broadway, Butler, IN 46721.

Butler is divided into four council districts.  Each district is represented by one member.  A Council-at-Large position covers the entire City of Butler.  A map depicting the council districts follows:
Butler Council Districts - Copy

CURRENT COUNCIL MEMBERS

Webp.net-resizeimage_2 William White
District: At Large (Entire City)
Email: atlarge@butler.in.us
Office Address: 215 South Broadway, Butler, IN 46721
Phone: 260-573-6198
Current Term of Office: 01/01/2020 - 12/31/2023


Tracey Hawkins - Copy Tracey Hawkins
District: District 1 (Northeast)
Email: district1@butler.in.us
Office Address: 215 South Broadway, Butler, IN 46721
Phone: 260-570-6643
Current Term of Office: 01/31/2020 - 12/31/2023


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Gale Ryan
District: District 2 (Southeast)
Email: district2@butler.in.us
Office Address: 215 South Broadway, Butler, IN 46721
Phone: 260-908-1578
Current Term of Office: 01/01/2020 - 12/31/2023




Gary Miller
District: District 3 (Southwest)
Email: district3@butler.in.us
Office Address: 215 South Broadway, Butler, IN 46721
Phone: 
Current Term of Office: 01/01/2020 - 12/31/2023


council-photo-ejohnson Eric Johnson
District: District 4 (Northwest)
Email: district4@butler.in.us
Office Address: 215 South Broadway, Butler, IN 46721
Phone: 260-868-2496
Current Term of Office: 01/01/2020 - 12/31/2023