City announces application process for Boyd's vacated CH City Council seat
The City of Cleveland Heights issued a press release on Dec. 9 announcing the process by which it will select a replacement to serve the remainder of Council Member Janine Boyd's unexpired term. Boyd resigned her seat, effective Dec. 31, due to her election to the state legislature. The appointee will serve the remainder of her term, which expires Dec. 31, 2015.
This seat will be up for election on Nov. 3, 2015. The person elected to the seat then will serve a new four-year term.
Applications are available at www.clevelandheights.com/council-app and at Cleveland Heights City Hall, 40 Severance Circle. Interested residents can also call the city manager's office at 216-291-3737 to request an application. The application deadline is Jan. 15.
Deanna Bremer Fisher
Deanna Bremer Fisher is executive director of FutureHeights and publisher of the Heights Observer.