Eric Weinkoetz became the new city administrator in Reinbeck on September 27, 2013. He moved to Reinbeck from Panora and is currently renting until his wife Donna and two children Jack and Jed are able to purchase a house in Reinbeck. Weinkoetz says that he really likes this area. He had worked as the city administrator in Eldora from 2000-2006.
Weinkoetz received a BA at Upper Iowa and an MA in Public Administration from Drake. He has fifteen to twenty years of experience working for cities and counties in some capacity. Part of his duties as the new administrator will be to oversee finances, public works, community and economic development and to make sure that the mayor and city council's goals are achieved. Weinkoetz believes that Reinbeck holds a lot of potential for growth.
Weinkoetz says that he's very excited to be living and working in this community. Please stop in at City Hall and introduce yourself. Hours are Monday Friday 8 a.m. - 4:30 p.m. or call 788-6404. Weinkoetz says that he's interested in meeting people in the community and hearing your ideas, or concerns. City Hall is located at 414 Main Street in Reinbeck.