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Proctor City Council

The City Council of Proctor is comprised of the Mayor and four councilors. City Council meetings are held on the 1st and 3rd Mondays of each month (unless that Monday is a Holiday, then the meeting is moved to Tuesday).

To leave a message for any of the elected officials please call City Hall offices at (218) 624-3641 or e-mail to  All messages will be forwarded.

Current Mayor and Councilors:

Mayor Chad Ward
(term expires December 31, 2020)

Jake Benson – Deputy Mayor 
(term expires December 31, 2022)

Gary Nowak
(term expires December 31, 2020)

Rory Johnson
(term expires December 31, 2022)

Troy DeWall
(term expires December 31, 2020)

On Leave From Council – Now Acting Interim City Administrator

Other Elected Officials

MN Senate/District 3
Sen. Thomas Bakk (DFL)
226 Capitol
75 Rev Dr Martin Luther King Jr Blvd.
St. Paul, MN 55155-1606
(651) 296-8881

MN House of Representatives/District 3
Rep. Mary Murphy (DFL)
343 State Office Bldg
100 Rev Dr Martin Luther King Jr Blvd
St. Paul, MN 55155-1206
(651) 296-2676; 800-890-5428

St. Louis County Commissioner/Proctor- 5th District

Commissioner Keith Musolf
100 N. 5th Ave. W. Room 202
Duluth, MN 55802
(218) 726-2450

St. Louis County Sheriff
Sheriff Ross Litman
100 N 5th Ave West
Duluth, MN 55802
(218) 726-2340

MN Governor’s Office
Governor Tim Walz
130 State Capital
75 Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King Jr, Blvd
St Paul, MN 55155
(651) 201-3400; 1-800-657-3717

Proctor Public Utilities

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The village of Proctorknott was incorporated in 1894. It took its name after J. Proctor Knott, a Congressman who delivered a satirical speech ridiculing…



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