Mayor and City Council


The City of De Soto is a city with a Mayor-Council form of government. The Mayor and five City Council members are elected at-large and each serves alternating four-year terms.

Physical Address
405 Walnut Street
PO Box 100
De Soto, Iowa 50069


Council Meetings
Council meetings are traditionally held on the third Tuesday of every month. However this can be subject to change. Council meetings begin at 7:00 PM at City Hall

Agendas and Minutes
The Agendas and the Minutes for City Council Meetings can be found by clicking on the link.
City Council Agenda and Minutes

Mayor and Council Members

Butch Ostrander
(11/21/2017 to 12/31/2021)
Mayorbandblease@hotmail.comMobile: 515-975-0959
Dustin Padget
(02/16/2021 to 11/04/2021)
Council MemberTBAMobile 515-250-7856
Karen Wilson
(1/1/20 to 12/31/23)
Council MemberEkjwilson1@msn.comHome: 515-834-2775
Mobile: 515-991-0711
Ted Hansen
(01/01/2020 to 12/31/23)
Council Memberted4desoto@gmail.comMobile: 515-834-2316
Pam Bach
(11/21/17 to 12/31/21)
Council Memberpambeasleybach@gmail.comMobile: 515-508-1350
Terri Golightly
(11/21/17 to 12/31/21)
Council MemberCouncil2@desoto-ia.orgMobile: 515-988-1964