Dave Beer

Board of Commissioners
Title: District 4 Commissioner and Vice Chair of the Board
Phone: 612-258-9445
Commissioner Dave Beer cropped

About District 4

District 4 consists of the City of Prior Lake (Precincts 1, 4, 5-9) and the City of Shakopee (Precincts 9A, 9B, 10, 11, and 14).


Commissioner Beer began his service on the County Board in January 2017. His current term will end December 31, 2026. Commissioner Beer currently serves as the Vice Chair of the Scott County Board.

Community Involvement

Commissioner Beer is a delegate to the following:

  • Association of Minnesota Counties (AMC)
  • AMC Board of Directors, Alternate
  • AMC Public Safety and Corrections Policy Committee

Commissioner Beer serves as a member of or liaison to the following boards and commissions:

  • Belle Plaine-Belle Plaine Township Joint Planning Board
  • Belle Plaine-St. Lawrence Township Joint Planning Board
  • Choose Not to Use Drug Prevention Task Force
  • Community Health Improvement Partnership 
  • Ditch Boards - Joint: Scott-LeSueur Joint Ditch #1
  • Ditch Boards - Joint: Scott-LeSueur Joint Ditch #3
  • Families & Individuals Sharing Hope (FISH):
  • Families & Individuals Sharing Hope (FISH): Programming Committee
  • Greater MSP
  • Inter-Governmental Work Group
  • Metropolitan Emergency Services Board
  • Metropolitan Mosquito Control District Board of Directors
  • Metropolitan Mosquito Control District Executive Committee
  • Regional Hauler Licensing Board
  • Scott County Association for Leadership & Efficiency
  • Scott County Association for Leadership & Efficiency Service Delivery Committee
  • Scott County Ditch Board
  • Scott County Extension Committee
  • Scott County Labor Management Committees: •American Federation of State, County & Municipal Employees (AFSCME)
  • Scott County Labor Management Committees: •International Union of Operating Engineers (IUOE)
  • Scott County Prevention Coalition
  • Scott County Spirit of Scott Committee
  • Scott County-Three Rivers Parks Partnership Policy Committee

Alternate Positions

In addition, Commissioner Beer serves as an alternate to the following:

  • Community Development Agency
  • Solid Waste Advisory Committee
  • Vermillion River Watershed

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