Manassas City Council Seeks to Fill Upcoming Council Vacancy

Written on:November 12, 2020
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City of Manassas, Virginia
9027 Center Street, Manassas, VA 20110

For Immediate Release
November 12, 2020

NR# 017
Contact: Patty Prince
703-257-8456 or 703-895-6535

City of Manassas Seeks Council Applicants

City of Manassas, VA . . . On Nov. 3, 2020, City Council Member Michelle Davis-Younger was elected Mayor of the City of Manassas, beginning her term in January, 2021. As a result, her current seat on City Council will be vacant when she becomes Mayor. City Council is seeking applicants to fill this City Council vacancy on an interim basis until a special election is held, most likely in November 2021. The person elected at the November 2021 special election will serve until December 31, 2022, the end of Ms. Davis-Younger’s Council term.

Candidates interested in serving on City Council until the special election is held can apply at until November 29, 2020 at 5 p.m. The City Council position entails the following:

· Attendance at two (2) regular City Council meetings each month, held on the 2nd and 4th Monday at 5:30 p.m.
· Attendance at up to three (3) City Council Work Sessions each month, held on the 2nd Wednesday, 3rd Monday, and 4thThursday at 5:30 p.m.
· Special meetings, as needed.
· A Council Member may also be appointed to serve on other Boards, Committees, or Commissions and/or Regional Boards.

The individual appointed must be a qualified voter of the City of Manassas. For questions or additional information please call Lee Ann Henderson, City Clerk, at 703-257-8280.