Town Board Meetings are held on the second Wednesday of every month at the Bridgewater Town Hall located at 500 Railway Street S., a 1/2 mile southwest of downtown Dundas at 7:00 p.m. Special meetings may be scheduled as needed and will be posted at the Town Hall and on this website.
Individuals may schedule agenda items for discussion at the Town Board Meetings by contacting the Township Clerk. Topics may also be brought up during the “Non-Agenda Topics” portion of the meeting. Special needs can be arranged via e-mail.
Meeting minutes are available online and can also be obtained from the Town Clerk for a nominal fee.
In addition to regularly scheduled monthly Board meetings, the Board may schedule special work sessions as needed, said meetings will be noticed per State requirements.
Town Board Members
- Gary Ebling — Supervisor (Term expires March 2019)
- John Holden — Supervisor (Term expires March 2017)
- Kathleen Doran-Norton — Supervisor (Term expires March 2018)
- Brad Pfahning –- Treasurer (Term expires March 2018)
- Frances Boehning –Clerk (appointed 2014)
- Jim Braun — Zoning Administrator
- Dennis Brown — Road Superintendent/Snowplow Operator
- Mike Groth — Roadgrader Operator
- John Ophaug — Attorney
Doran-Norton has worked in manufacturing, publishing, higher education, public policy research, and social services. She currently serves on the board of EPIC Enterprise. She has served as a board member of the Northfield League of Women Voters and League of Women Voters – Minnesota, and the Northfield Arts Guild.
Doran-Norton is married to Alan Norton. They have two children, and a grand-daughter.
Gary Ebling was elected supervisor of Bridgewater Township in the March 2013 election.
John Holden was elected supervisor of Bridgewater Township in the March 2014 election. John is retired from the pork and turkey industries.
Brad Pfahning was first elected as of Bridgewater Township in March 2008.
Pfahning and his family of five have lived in the Northfield area for 28 years. They have owned Bridgewater land for 16 of those years and built their home in Bridgewater in 2001. Pfahning is a University of Minnesota Business Administration graduate. He has over 25 years of business, management, and accounting experience.
Pfahning has also served on finance positions with St. Dominic Church and Cub Scout Pack 300.
Frances Boehning was appointed clerk in January 2014.
Jim Braun is the zoning administrator for Bridgewater Township.
Road grader operator