Council Vacancy

The application period has now closed. The City Council received 14 applications for consideration. Following the review of application materials and public introductions by each applicant, the following have been selected to move forward to the interview phase of the process:

- Al White
- Alethea Karlin
- Joe Washington
- Khara House
- McKenzie Jones
- Samantha Stone

Applicants will be publicly interviewed by the City Council at a Special Work Session on Thursday, April 28, 2022 beginning at 3:00 p.m. at City Hall.

Important Dates:

Please mark your calendars for the following events:

  1. Candidate interviews with Council:             Thursday, April 28 at 3:00 p.m.
  2. Council meets in executive
    session to debrief and discuss finalists:     Thursday, April 28, following the interviews
  3. Follow-up interviews or executive
    session (if needed) to discuss finalists:       Monday, May 2 at 1:00 p.m.
  4. Council appoints new Councilmember:      Tuesday, May 3 at 3:00 p.m. Regular Council Meeting


The City Council may consider applicant qualifications for the Council vacancy in executive sessions which are closed to the public, and then make the appointment in a public meeting. You have the right, however, to have your application considered in a public meeting by providing a written request to the City Clerk.

For further information, please contact Stacy Saltzburg, City Clerk, at 928-213-2076 or at