Conservative District 5 Councilwoman Trudy Wade has been elected to NC Senate District 27, defeating Democrat Myra Slone, and now Greensboro City Council will appoint a replacement for 2013. The details are below, and you can read our suggestions for the seat in the next issue of YES! Weekly.
The City of Greensboro is now accepting resumes from candidates who wish to be considered for the soon-to-be vacant District 5 City Council seat. Council is accepting applications through December 10 for the position that will be vacated by Councilmember Trudy Wade, who was elected to the NC Senate on November 6.
Interested candidates should send a resume and letter of interest to City Clerk Betsey Richardson in the City Clerk’s office at Betsey.Richardson@greensboro-nc.gov, or fax it to her at 336-574-4003. All information provided is regarded as public information and is available to the media.
City Council plans to appoint a new member by January 9, 2013. The person selected must be a qualified voter, living in District 5 and willing to serve out the remainder of the term, until December 3, 2013.
For additional information, please contact Richardson at 336-373-2397.