Karth Lake Improvement District

Main Duties

  • Manage the lake water level
  • Monitor the lake water quality
  • Maintenance of public beaches, docks, and other public facilities for access to the Karth Lake


The Karth Lake Improvement District Board may meet the second Tuesday of April, July, October, and December of each year. They must meet at least once per year at their April meeting.

Agendas & Minutes
Agendas are available prior to the meetings. Minutes are available following approval.
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The Karth Lake Improvement District Board consists of seven members elected by owners of property within the district. The board then votes to select their chairperson. The Karth Lake Improvement District currently includes the following members:

  • Tony Peleska (Chair), Term Expiration April 2021
  • Gary Gerding (Secretary), Term Expiration April 2019
  • Linda Hansohn, Term Expiration April 2020
  • Kathy Johnson, Term Expiration April 2020
  • Aisha A. Elmquist, Term Expiration April 2021
  • Gail Graff, Term Expiration April 2020


  • Sue Polka, Public Works Director/City Engineer (Staff Liaison)

Contact Us

  1. Todd Blomstrom

    Interim Public Works Director/City Engineer
    Email Todd Blomstrom

    David Swearingen

    Senior Engineering Technician
    Email David Swearingen