Swanton Council looking to fill vacancy

Staff Report

With the unexpected death of Councilman Gary Moore Sr., a vacant seat exists on the Swanton Village Council. This seat will be filled by council appointment.

The newly appointed member of council will serve out the remainder of Councilman Moore’s term, which ends Dec. 31, 2017.

Per Ohio Revised Code, the remaining members of council have 30 days to appoint a qualified person to fill this vacancy. Any Swanton Village resident, who is a registered voter and at least 18 years of age, willing to serve, and interested in being considered for appointment to the open council seat should send a letter of interest and qualifications to the village. It can be emailed to [email protected] or mailed to Attn: Mrs. Rosanna Hoelzle, 219 Chestnut St., Swanton, Ohio 43558.

Letters from interested parties will be received through June 8. Anyone with questions or seeking more information should contact the Hoelzle, the village administrator at 419-826-9515.

Staff Report