Eric Goettl

Eric Goettl is a passionate and dedicated City Councilmember who represents the people of Maricopa. He was appointed to the City Council in September 2022 and is running to retain his seat so that he can continue his service to the community.

Councilmember Goettl is a strong advocate for the US and Arizona State Constitutions and the principles of individual liberty and freedom. He values family, integrity, and hard work, and believes that the government should be limited and accountable. He has voted to lower our taxes and will continue to do so. Since joining the City Council, Goettl has helped to revitalize and empower our citizen committees, voted for a budget that reduced the tax burden for our residents, and has defended the separation of powers in our local government. Believing that best solutions come from the people, not from the bureaucrats, Councilmember Goettl has also co-founded a Community Coalition of local leaders that is tasked with finding sensible solutions to key social concerns.

Councilmember Goettl has deep respect and appreciation for our first responders who make our city safe and secure. He continues to work to ensure that they have the resources and training they need to perform their duties with excellence. He also believes in the value of citizen volunteers and is working to ensure that there continues to be avenues for their service and involvement.

Eric is happily married to his lovely wife, Carrie, and they have five wonderful children. The Goettl family moved from Mesa to Maricopa in 2004 and have been actively involved in local civic, religious and social organizations.

Councilmember Goettl is committed to building a community that we can all be proud of.