Council Vacancy

By: News Release
Jul 28th, 2019


To the Electors of the City of Clayton, Iowa:

You are hereby notified that the City Council of the City of Clayton, Iowa, has a vacancy of a seat. The seat on City Council which expires December 31, 2019, is vacant as of July 15, 2019, pursuant to Section 69.2, Code of Iowa.

You are further notified that pursuant to section 372.13(2) of the Code of Iowa, the Council has elected to fill the vacancy by appointment, but the electors of the City have the right to file a petition requiring that the vacancy be filled by a special election.

The appointment shall be for the period until the next pending election (November 5, 2019), as defined by Section 69.12, Code of Iowa.

The Council will make the appointment to fill the vacancy at its regular meeting August 19, 2019 and the appointment will become effective immediately and will expire December 31, 2019.

Eligible electors of the City of Clayton, Iowa, wanting to be considered for appointment should submit a request in writing to the city clerk’s office by 5:00 PM on August 19, 2019.