Lake City Council members finalize plans to fill open seat

Published: Sep. 20, 2021 at 10:22 PM EDT
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GAINESVILLE, Fla. (WCJB) -The City Council of Lake City took the first steps to fill an open seat tonight.

District 14 Councilman Chris Greene abruptly resigned without explanation on Sept. 9. He submitted a one-sentence resignation letter that simply said his resignation was effective immediately.

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The four remaining council members will choose his replacement. They decided tonight to set a minimum one-year residency requirement for candidates, who will have to file by the end of the day on Oct. 7.

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