Rockwell City Chamber & Development Mission Statement: 

To organize, promote and facilitate industrial, commercial and professional businesses to improve the quality of life in the Rockwell City area and to lead and direct beneficial community projects.

1. Increase membership and community-wide involvement. Review Chamber and Development membership, membership potential and membership benefits.

2. Coordinate, work with and support activities and projects for Community Revitalization. 

3. Promote the Rockwell City community, existing and potential businesses and industry by sponsoring Retail and Town and Country Promotions. 

4. Promote the Rockwell City community, existing and potential businesses and industry by updating and adding to the current website.
5. Support and assist clubs, service groups and organizations that work toward the betterment of the Rockwell City community.
Chamber Leadership & Board Members

President - Sara Gaffney     Vice President - Tyler Fistler      Administrative Director - Trish Mernka

Bailey Landgraf           Barb Dettmann            Tricia Stumpf          Amber Maloney          
Devin Landgraf            Kari Jones                    Theresa Hildreth


The City of Rockwell City has a City Clerk/Council style of government. 

Mayor and Council Members are elected to four-year terms. The City Clerk is charged with the day to day operation of the municipality and answers directly to the Mayor and Council.

The Council meets at the Rockwell City City Hall at 5:30 p.m. on the first and third Monday of each month for their regular meetings. 

Citizens or groups wishing to be part of the meeting agenda may request time by noon on the Thursday before the meeting by contacting the City Clerk at 712-297-7041.

Mayor: Phil Heinlen
Mayor Pro-Tem: John Hepp
Council Members:
     David Dawson
     Nathan Gentry
Adam Reiss
Mark Lange

City Clerk: Kelly Smidt
Fire Chief: Shane Voith
Public Works: Phil Hammen
Police Chief: Larry Schoop

City Hall - 335 Main Street - Rockwell City
Hours: Monday - Friday  8:30 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.
Phone: 712-297-7041

Rockwell City - City Ordinances


Calhoun County Courthouse

In the heart of Rockwell City stands the Calhoun County Courthouse.

County government functions take place in this building and the Calhoun County Sheriff's Office is housed on the third floor.