Jul 29, 2014

Council Seeks Replacement for Controller

Council will accept applications for Meg Holland's replacement until January 31.

Council Seeks Replacement for Controller


City Council is seeking potential replacements for Controller Meg Holland who announced last week that she will be .

City Council President Eric Evans said Tuesday night that council will be accepting applications – which should have letters of interest and a resume – until January 31.

Council has until March 1 – 30 days after the date of Holland’s resignation – to appoint a replacement.

Some time in February, Evans said, council will hold a special meeting during which the applicants will be publicly interviewed by council members and the new controller will be selected.

Council’s pick will be controller until a special election is held this year to fill the remainder of Holland’s term, which was scheduled to end in 2013.

Holland announced her resignation on Friday, citing increasing demands in her .

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