Contact the Council


To send an email to the entire City Council, complete our Contact Form and select "City Council" as the department.  Individual email addresses are provided below.

  • Mayor Brad Cavanagh can be reached at 563.690.6502 or by email (
  • At-Large Councilman Ric Jones can be reached at 563.690.6503 or by email (
  • At-Large Councilman David Resnick can be reached at 563.690.6504 or by email (
  • Ward One Councilwoman Susan Farber can be reached at 563.690.6505 or by email (
  • Ward Two Councilwoman Laura Rousell can be reached at 563.690.6506 or by email (
  • Ward Three Councilman Danny Sprank can be reached at 563.690.6507 or by email ( 
  • Ward Four Councilwoman Katy Wethal can be reached at 563.690.6508 or by email (

You can also download a quick reference guide containing City Council photos, contact information, and a ward map.

City Council Meetings

The Dubuque City Council meets on the first and third Monday of each month in the Council Chambers on the second floor of the Historic Federal Building at 350 W. 6th Street. The meetings begin at 6:30 p.m. and are broadcast live on CityChannel Dubuque, Dubuque’s local government access channel on the Mediacom cable system (channels 8 and 117.2), streamed on the City's Facebook page, and streamed live and archived on this website. In the event of a holiday, meetings are held on the following Tuesday.

Agenda Items

City Council agenda items are due in the City Clerk’s Office in City Hall by noon on the Wednesday preceding the Council meeting. Copies of the agenda are available after 9:00 a.m. on the Friday preceding the meeting in the City Clerk’s Office and online. For more information, call the City Clerk’s Office at 563.589.4120.