Jeff Bente

City Council
Title: Mayor
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Jeff is very family oriented. He is married to Lisa Bente and they have 5 children and 7 grandchildren. He loves spending family time with his children and grandchildren. Jeff is an avid hunter who enjoys spending time in the woods with his son Nick during the spring turkey season and fall deer season. Jeff is a member of the Strawberry Point Fire and Rescue where he serves as secretary/treasurer. He is also a member of the Strawberry Point Ambulance crew. Jeff received the Fireman of the Year award in January of 2015 for his work with the fire department. Jeff wants to bring the City of Strawberry Point into the future through strong leadership and by being a mayor for the people. He believes that every citizen has a right to be heard and wants everyone to know that they can bring all issues to him with the knowledge and confidence that he will listen to and act appropriately to them. Jeff and Lisa love Strawberry Point and want to see it not only grow but thrive in the future. “With the strong community spirit, awesome school system, great city employees and strong infrastructure that Strawberry Point has, there is a very strong future in which young people will want to raise their families while all residents can rest assured the city is going to grow and thrive. I am honored to be mayor of Strawberry Point and look forward to serving the community.”


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