County Board of Commissioners

The County Board

The Cook County Board of Commissioners is the governing body for the county. The five members of the board are elected to staggered four-year terms. Each member represents a specific geographic district.


District 1 – Commissioner Robert Deschampe
District 2 – Commissioner Myron Bursheim
District 3 – Commissioner Jan Sivertson
District 4 – Commissioner Heidi Doo-Kirk
District 5 – Commissioner Ginny Storlie

Enter your address in the Polling Place Finder (http://pollfind to determine which commissioner district you live in. Also listed will be your city/township, your congressional, legislative, judicial and school districts, and your assigned polling location.


County board meetings are held the second, third, and fourth Tuesday of each month. The second and fourth Tuesday meetings begin at 8:30 a.m. The third Tuesday the County Board Meeting begins at 10:45am, following the Human Services Board meeting which begins at 8:30 a.m. All County Board meetings are held in the Commissioner’s Room on the first floor of the Cook County Courthouse, located at 411 W. 2nd Street, Grand Marais.

Contact Us

Jeff Cadwell
County Administrator

411 W. 2nd Street
Grand Marais, MN 55604
PH: 218.387.3687


8am- 4pm
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