Monthly Archives: July 2014

Would you like to serve on the Town Council?

Council vacancy applications sought Posted: Wednesday, July 2, 2014 12:00 am | Updated: 5:24 am, Wed Jul 2, 2014. By Allison Brophy Champion abrophy@starexponent.com (540) 825-0771 ext. 101  Culpeper Town Council is now accepting applications to fill an approximate four-month vacancy on the local governing body. At a special meeting Tuesday night in town hall, a new class of councilmen and newly elected Mayor Mike Olinger announced, following a brief closed session, that they would accept letters of intent from qualified town residents through the clerk’s office through July 8 at noon. Whomever council then subsequently selects will serve four months on council until a special election is held during the November general election. The vacancy on council was created following Olinger’s election as mayor in May. Also at Tuesday’s meeting, Culpeper Town Council unanimously elected councilman Billy Yowell as its vice mayor, a position he has previously held in...

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