City calling for mayoral candidates
Last updated 2/11/2021 at 9:52am
RITZVILLE – Following Mayor Gary Cook's letter of resignation submitted to the city January 27 the city is again calling for anyone interested in being mayor to send in a letter of interest by Feb. 25.
The qualifications to run for mayor are to be a register voter and a resident of the city for at least one year.
Mayor Cook's resignation becomes effective March 31.
“I would like the council to think about moving forward, and I put it in your capable hands,” Cook told council members at their Feb. 2 meeting.
Council members Dennis Chamberlain and Debby Chapman have both submitted le...