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Council sets timetable to fill vacant council slot
Interested candidates have until Aug. 30 to fill out an application
The city of Canby will accept applications until 5 p.m. Aug. 30 to fill the city council vacancy created by the resignation of Richard Ares.
Ares, senior member on the council, resigned July 17, frustrated with the councils no attitude and scuttling of the Second Avenue Library-city offices project.
The council will interview applicants at its Sept. 18 meeting. The applicant appointed to fill the remainder of Ares term will serve until Dec. 31, 2014.
Qualified applicants must have lived in Canby at least 12 months and be a current registered voter. Applications are available on the city website at www.ci.canby.or.us or at city hall at 182 N. Holly St. 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. Monday-Friday.
Applications should be returned to Canby City Hall, PO Box 930, Canby, OR.
For more information, contact the city recorder at 503-266-0733.