Department Contacts

PUBLIC WORKS DIRECTORY
(Business hours for Accounting, Engineering, Maintenance, & Parks are 7:30 am – 4:00 pm Monday – Friday, closed for Holidays)

ACCOUNTING

Cherie Winters Office Manager/Accountant (507) 832-8809
Susan Ebeling Accounting Assistant (507) 832-8810

 

ENGINEERING

Nick Klisch Public Works Director/County Engineer (507) 832-8811
Kyle Pillatzki Assistant Engineer (507) 832-8814
Gretchen Warner Engineering Technician (507) 832-8819
Todd Thurmer Engineering Technician (507) 832-8815

 

MAINTENANCE

(From approximately May through September the Maintenance Department works Monday-Thursday 6:30am-5:00pm.)

Jed Rhubee Public Works Superintendent (507) 832-8813
Mike Meeks Lead Mechanic/Shop Supervisor (507) 832-8816
Jeff Yonker Sign Technician (507) 832-8812

 

SOLID WASTE (LANDFILL) AND RECYCLING

(Business hours are 8:00am-4:00pm (last loads by 3:30) Monday-Friday, and 8:00am-12:00pm on the 1st and 3rd Saturdays of the month.)

Kyle Pillatzki Solid Waste Administrator (507) 832-8814
Donna Stresemann Assistant Solid Waste Administrator (507) 831-3781

 

WHAT DO YOU NEED TO TALK ABOUT?

Engineering Projects/Road Construction

  • Kyle Pillatzki
  • Gretchen Warner
  • Todd Thurmer
  • Nick Klisch

Equipment/Parts/Deliveries

  • Mike Meeks

Landfill

  • Donna Stresemann

Parks Issues (Water or electricity problems, etc.)

  • Jed Rhubee

Parks Reservations (To make reservations please call: (507) 221-0576, or email: TalcotPark@co.cottonwood.mn.us)

  • Susan Ebeling
  • Cherie Winters
  • Gretchen Warner
  • Jed Rhubee

Permits (Every effort should be made to submit permits online. Click here.)

Barricading County Road Permit Gretchen Warner
Intersection Radius Permit Jed Rhubee
Municipal Driveway Permit Gretchen Warner
No Spray Form & Map Jed Rhubee
Oversize/Overweight/Moving Permit Gretchen Warner
Private Drainage Permit Jed Rhubee
Rural Driveway Permit Jed Rhubee
Swing Away Mailbox Application Jed Rhubee
Utility Permit on County Right of Way Gretchen Warner

Recycling

  • Kyle Pillatzki
  • Donna Stresemann

Road Maintenance

  • Jed Rhubee

Road/Bridge/Right of Way Safety Concerns

  • Jed Rhubee
  • Nick Klisch

Signs/Striping/Mailboxes

  • Jeff Yonker

Vendor Payments/Accounts Payable

  • Cherie Winters, Susan Ebeling

Not sure? Get a start by calling Susan Ebeling at (507) 832-8810 and she can direct you to the proper contact.