Township, Library, & School Information

November 5, 2013 City Election Results

8.98% of Rippey's 167 elegible voters voted at the November 5, 2013 City elections. 15 votes were cast.

Mayor Dan Brubaker - 14 votes
Council Gary Higgins - 14 votes
Council  Gail Monthei

Rippey City Council
The council meets the first Monday of the month.
Address: PO Box 230
Rippey, IA 50235-0230

Mayor: Dan Brubaker
City Clerk: Mary Millard

Council Members:

Garry Higgins
Gail Monthei
Rick Liebich
Jon Allen
Ned Johnston

Rippey Library
, Sarah Kilgore, Librarian

New Library hours beginning March 1, 2013 are:
Monday                1:00 – 6:00
Tuesday               10:00 – 2:00
Wednesday          3:00 – 8:00
Thursday              10:00 – 2:00
Friday                   Closed
Saturday              Closed         

Board Members::
Dale Hanaman, President
Jo Bardole, Secretary
Mary Millard, Treasurer
Jean Borgeson
Connie Ades

Washington Township Trustees:
Jean Borgeson, Township Clerk
Mary Hick, Chairman
Roger Norgren, re- elected in November 6, 2012 for four years
Tod Contner, elected November 6, 2012 for four years

The Washington Township Trustees fund the Rippey Fire Department. The City of Rippey provides the building and the upkeep of the building. The township buys the trucks, pays for equipment, upkeep and repairs, and insurance on the trucks.
The trustees are elected by the voters of Washington Township.

Fire Chief: Pete Johnson
Assistant Fire Chief:  John Defenbaugh
Secretary/Treasurer: Lori Seeman

The Washington Township Trustees are also responsible for the upkeep of the three cemeteries, Rippey, Old Rippey, and Bowers/Angus.

Rippey Sexton: Roger and Colleen Norgren
Angus and Old Rippey Sexton: Dick Bardole

The trustees levy separate taxes for the cemetery and fire department. They are elected by the township voters.

A 501 (c)(3) not for profit formed to assist the Rippey community with service projects.
Velda DeMoss, President
Mary Weaver, Vice President
Mary Hick, Secretary
Sharon Ulrich, Treasurer

Board Members:
Jean Borgeson
Kevin Hick
Ned Johnston
Roger & Coleen Norgren
Phil & Toni Roberts
Dick & Janice Schlicht
Dale & DeAnn Thompson
Dennis Ulrich
Gary Weaver