Columbus City Council to solicit comments on finalists

 Columbus City Council will hold a hearing to solicit comment from the public on the list of finalists being considered for the vacancy created by the departure of former Councilmember Jaiza Page. 

In 2018, Council received 56 applications from a diverse array of residents to fill two 2019 vacancies on Columbus City Council. Members selected 15 finalists for interviews. 

When:
Thursday, January 10, 2019
5pm 

Where:
City Hall 
Council Chambers 
90 W. Broad St.

What:

A public hearing to garner community feedback on the list of finalists being considered for the vacancy created by the departure of former Councilmember Jaiza Page.

All interested citizens are invited to offer public testimony. Comments are limited to three minutes. Anyone wishing to address City Council on this matter must fill out a speaker slip between 8am-5pm on the day of the hearing at Columbus City Hall. 

This hearing is available live stream on the CTV website and broadcast on Spectrum, Channel 1024; WOW, Channel 3 and AT&T U-verse, Channel 99. The video will also be posted on the City of Columbus YouTube channel following the event.

Finalists for the Council vacancies (in alphabetical order) are:  

  • Nicholas J. Bankston
  • Lourdes Barroso De Padilla
  • Stefanie Lynn Coe
  • Nancy Day-Achauer
  • Rob Dorans
  • Albert Edmonson
  • Shayla D. Favor
  • Catherine A. Girves
  • Chenelle Jones
  • Marco Miller
  • Michelle Moskowitz Brown
  • Rick Neal
  • Ramona Reyes
  • Sam Shim
  • Erin Synk