Contact Us

City Hall
611 South 3rd Street
P.O. Box 2958
Clinton, IA  52733-2958

Phone: (563) 242-2144

Fax: (563) 242-3215

  Mayor and City Council Members

Leadership & Managment Team

The City of Clinton operates under the Mayor/Council form of government as set forth in their  Home Rule Charter, with a City Administrator appointed by the City Council. The Mayor and seven council members (one from each of four wards and three at large) are elected to four-year, staggered terms. The City Council provides policy direction for city staff and is the ultimate authority for the city’s portion of this proposal.

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Mayor Mark Vulich

Mayor Mark Vulich is a lifelong resident of Clinton. He is a businessman and is active in various business and professional organizations.


Home Tel # 242-6870


Councilmember Lynn McGraw

Life long resident of Clinton. Graduate of Clinton Community College and Mount Saint Claire. Degree in Accounting and Minor in Business. Passed CPA in 1998. Also an Enrolled Agent. Her and her husband are the owners of two businesses in downtown Clinton. Home Tel # 243-9073.     


Councilmember Julie Allesee

Second Ward Representative Julie Allesee has worked for the Clinton Area Chamber of Commerce for the past 14 years.  During that time, she was the Director of the Clinton Convention & Visitors Bureau and the President of the Clinton Chamber of Commerce. Julie has owned and operated two businesses in Downtown Clinton and has worked as the Marketing Service Administrator for the A.C. Nielsen and Dun & Bradstreet Company. 


Julie was on the Board of Directors for the Clinton Main Street program, Downtown Business & Professional Association and the Past President of the Travel Federation of Iowa and the Eastern Iowa Tourism Association. 


Julie will serve on the Rules and Regulations committee; Resource Enhancement & Protection (REAP) Representative, the Oversight Committee/ City Assessor and the Neighborhood Improvement Committee. 




Home Tel:  (563)259-8961

Councilmember Ed O'Neill

 Ed O'Neill married 44 years to his wife Charlene. Has been a resident of Clinton for 26 years. Ed is a licensed Realtor@  with Ruhl & Ruhl, Clinton office. Ed can be contacted at or (563) 243-0633


Councilmember Paul Gassman

Fourth Ward Representative, Paul Gassman is a local business owner and previous City Councilmember.


Home Tel #  243-5173.

Councilmember Tom Determan

Home Tel #  242-7152

Councilmember Grant Wilke

At-Large representative Grant Wilke is retired as the Fire Marshal from the Clinton Fire Department after 31 years.  Grant retired from the United States Marine Corps as a Sergeant Major.  Grant served on the County Board of Supervisors for two terms (8 years).  While on the Board of Supervisors, Grant also served on sixteen other boards and commissions.

Grant can be contacted at: or (563) 242-0696



Councilmember John Rowland

John Rowland served on the Clinton City Council from 1984 - 1990. Elected again for the term 2012 - 2016. Married to my wife, Gloria, for 49 years with four grown children. Employed at Sethness Products Company in Clinton, Iowa, for 35 years. Active in numerous community affairs. Attended Clinton Community College and graduated from Mt. St. Clare 1980. Graduated from St. Ambrose University in 2006. Focus in Religious Studies as a Pastoral Associate. Since 1992 active in Parish Ministry helping various churches. Served 4 years as a hospital Night Chaplain on call. Committed to having open government and serving the citizens of Clinton.


Home Tel # 242-9395