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Posted on: November 6, 2020

City Council Vacancy Application Process

Mayor Boudreau and City Council have announced the process for appointing a new city councilmember to serve Ward 1.


The plan is to fill the position—left vacant after former councilmember Erin Moberg resigned due to health concerns—by the beginning of 2021.


City Council vacancies are filled by an appointment of the City Council.  Those interested in applying must be a registered voter living in the City of Mount Vernon, having resided within City limits for at least 1 year; and must be a resident of Ward 1.  The appointee will serve until a Ward 1 candidate is elected by the public in November of 2021.


Applications and more information are available at the links below. Applications will be accepted through November 23rd. Selected applicants will be interviewed publicly by Council on December 16th


IMPORTANT INSTRUCTIONS: The fillable application below must first be downloaded to your computer or device. Once saved to your hard drive: open the pdf from your files, fill out the form, save the completed pdf to your files, send the completed pdf by email (or print and mail).


City Council Application

Information Packet

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