City Council seeks letters of interest to fill a vacant seat

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PUBLIC NOTICE

City Council searches for letters of interest to fill a vacant seat.

With the resignation of Councilmen Foster, it has created a vacancy for a City Council seat.  On November 17, 2022 the City Council decided to fill the position through appointment following solicitation of interest from members of the public.

Citizens that are interested in serving on the City Council for this unexpired term (January 2023 to December 2023) are encouraged to submit letters of interest to the City of Monte Vista City Clerk’s attention City Clerk Unita Vance, as follows.

  1. Letter of Interest outlining your qualifications, community engagement and why you would like to serve.
  2. Must be a U.S. citizen and resident of the City of Monte Vista
  3. Letter of Interest are to be in sealed envelopes and delivered or mailed to:

City of Monte Vista – City Council Appointment

Attn: Unita Vance, City Clerk

95 West 1st St.

Monte Vista, CO. 81144

uvance@ci.monte-vista.co.us

  1. ALL LETTER OF INTEREST ARE DUE BY 5:00 PM ON DECEMBER 15, 2022

City Council will review and consider the letter of interest and make a decision. It is anticipated that the appointment will be made at the City Council’s January 5, 2023 meeting. If approved by City Council, the oath of office would be administered at that time.

If you have questions, please contact City Manager Gigi Dennis at 719-852-8289 or City Clerk Unita Vance at 719-852-6171.

We would like to thank Councilmen Foster for all that he has done for the City of Monte Vista and we wish him the best on his future endeavors.