Commerce City moves to replace City Councilor

Staff Report
Posted 10/6/22

Commerce City is taking applications from residents to replace at-large City Councilor Meghan Grimes. Councilors accepted Grimes' resignation at the Oct. 3 meeting, declaring the seat vacant. …

This item is available in full to subscribers.

Please log in to continue

Username
Password
Log in

Don't have an ID?


Print subscribers

If you're a print subscriber, but do not yet have an online account, click here to create one.

Non-subscribers

Click here to see your options for becoming a subscriber.

If you made a voluntary contribution in 2021-2022, but do not yet have an online account, click here to create one at no additional charge. VIP Digital Access includes access to all websites and online content.


Our print publications are advertiser supported. For those wishing to access our content online, we have implemented a small charge so we may continue to provide our valued readers and community with unique, high quality local content. Thank you for supporting your local newspaper.

Commerce City moves to replace City Councilor

Posted

Commerce City is taking applications from residents to replace at-large City Councilor Meghan Grimes.

Councilors accepted Grimes' resignation at the Oct. 3 meeting, declaring the seat vacant. According to the City Charter, councilors must appoint a replacement with in 30 days.

Eligible residents must be at least 18-years-old, a U.S. citizen and resident of Commerce City for the previous year and a registered voter. They must also not be serving a criminal sentence, including being on probation or parole.

The appointee will receive compensation of approximately $1,141 per month, a $20,000 life insurance and AD&D policy, and is eligible to participate in the city's medical, dental, and vision plans. The appointee is expected to attend City Council meetings on Monday evenings and may participate in other boards and commissions and city events.

The city clerk accepted applications through Oct. 12. All applications will be made public and posted on the city's website at c3gov.com/Council. Candidates will be presented to the City Council at the Oct. 17 council meeting and councilors will determine next steps to appoint a qualified person by Nov. 2.

Commerce City, City Council, Meghan Grimes, vacancy

Comments

Our Papers

Ad blocker detected

We have noticed you are using an ad blocking plugin in your browser.

The revenue we receive from our advertisers helps make this site possible. We request you whitelist our site.