City Council

Regular Meetings

  • 6:30 p.m. starting June 7
  • 1st, 2nd and 3rd Tuesday of every month
  • Open to the public
  • Hopkins City Hall
    1010 First Street S
    Hopkins, MN 55343

Meeting Broadcasts & Webcasts

City Council meetings can be watched live or on-demand online.

They can also be seen live on Cable Channel 16. Meetings are replayed on Channel 16 at the following days and times:

  • Every day at 7 p.m. (except Tuesday)
  • Thursday at 2 p.m.
  • Sunday at 1 p.m.

Agendas & Minutes

Agendas are available prior to the meetings. Minutes are available following approval.

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  • Ben Goodlund
    Council Member
    Term expires: 2027
  • Brian Hunke
    Council Member
     Term expires: 2027
2024 Hopkins City Council

From left to right: Council Member Been Goodlund, Council Member Gerard Balan, Mayor Patrick Hanlon, Council Member Brian Hunke, Council Member Heidi Garrido, City Manager Mike Mornson


The City of Hopkins uses the council-manager form of municipal government.

  • The mayor and four council members make up the City Council.
  • City boards and commissions advise the City Council.
  • The City Council selects the City Manager, who serves as chief administrative officer of the City.
  • The City is managed through seven departments, each with a department head who reports to the City Manager.

The City adopted its City Charter on December 2, 1947. It serves as the basis for government operations in Hopkins.

Addressing the City Council

Learn how to address the City Council during a meeting.