City calls for mayoral candidates
Letters of interest due March 17 at City Hall
Last updated 3/13/2020 at 6:06pm
RITZVILLE - With Mayor Gary Cook's last day drawing near, city council motioned to put out a call for letters of interest from those who might want to step into the position.
Cook's letter of resignation was accepted at the March 3 council meeting, with his last day being March 31.
The appointment will be from April 1 through November of 2021.
Eligibility requirements are being a U.S. Citizen, a registered voter and a resident of the city for one or more years prior to the appointment.
The appointed mayor will fulfill the role until November 2021, up to election certification.
If the ap...