Norman City Council Accepting Applications to Fill Ward 5 Vacancy

Councilmember Sereta Wilson resigned her position as Councilmember for Ward 5 effective August 12, 2020.  The remainder of the unexpired term for this Council seat extends to July 6, 2021. As directed by City Charter, any vacancy occurring on the City Council shall be filled by a majority vote of the remaining members of City Council, for a period extending until the next regular municipal election. 

Council has expressed interest in receiving applications for appointment to fill the unexpired term.  Interested applicants must be registered to vote in the City of Norman for six months and reside in Ward 5.  Applicants must submit an application, letter of intent, and/or resume to the City Clerk's Office by Friday, August 14, 2020.  City Council anticipates an appointment in September.  Questions may be directed to the City Clerk's Office at 366-5386 or you may email the City Clerk at [email protected].