City Government

City Council

City Council meetings are held on the 2nd Monday of every month at 5:30PM at City Hall (301 E. Main Street). 


Mayor                     Term

Allan Pithan            2016-2019


City Council

Jerry Boggs            2016-2019

Allison Umbach      2016-2019

Tammy Reimer       2018-2021

Barb Benson          2018-2021

Lisa Petersen         2018-2021

City Staff

City Clerk

Ruth Groth


Utility Billing Clerk

Amy Buck


Electric Superintendent

Craig Handke


Public Works Superintendent

Mike Kerns

Law Enforcement and Protection Services

Law Enforcement

The City of Anthon is served by the Woodbury County Sheriff's Department Patrol Division. Questions or concerns regarding the Patrol Division may be directed to Major Tony Wingert (twingert@woodburycountyiowa.gov) or Lt. Charles Hertz (chertz@woodburycountyiowa.gov), or by calling (712) 279-6040. In the event of an emergency, please call 911.

Anthon Fire Department

The Anthon Fire Department is served by volunteers. If you have an emergency, please call 911.

Anthon Community Ambulance Service

The Anthon Community Ambulance Service is served by volunteers. If you have an emergency, please call 911.

Woodbury County Emergency Notification System

Sign up for Woodbury County/Alert Iowa Alerts! In the event of an emergency or severe weather, an alert will be sent to the phone number and/or email address provided by voice, text and/or email. Click on link to sign up! https://entry.inspironlogistics.com/woodbury_ia/wens.cfm