Utility Advisory Board


  • 6:30 p.m.
  • Third Monday of every month
  • City Hall, Council Chambers, 222 Lewis Street

Agendas & Minutes

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

View Most Current Agenda (PDF) | View All Agendas and Minutes


Six community representatives are appointed for three-year staggering terms and one City Council liaison.

Key Roles

The board will assist the council in the following identified key roles:

  • Focus Group
  • Liaison
  • Customer Advocate, Public Utilities Advocate, and Community Champion
  • Plan Advisors
  • Initiative Supporter

Board Overview

The Utility Advisory Board is comprised of 6 citizens who are appointed by the mayor and approved by the City Council to serve three-year terms. In addition, there is 1 council representative. The agenda and minutes are available online, posted on the bulletin board at City Hall, or by calling the River Falls Municipal Utility office at 715-425-0906.

Kellen Wells-Mangold_2021.07_cropped     Kellen Wells-Mangold
     Term expires May 2024

Nick Carow UAB

Nick Carow
Alderperson District 2

Term expires May 2023 

Mark SpaffordMark Spafford
Vice Chair  
Term expires May 2023

Adam Gierl UAB

Adam Gierl
Term expires May 2023

TIm ThumTim Thum 
Term expires May 2024 

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Chris Lick UABChris Lick
Term expires May 2025