The Rockwall City Council is accepting applications from residents interested in serving on the City Council in Place 6.
Place 6 was vacated by now former Councilman Patrick Trowbridge after his arrest for alleged possession of child pornography.
By city charter, vacancies on the City Council, other than the mayor, are filled by a majority vote of the remaining elected members for the unexpired term. City charter prescribed qualifications for filling a city council vacancy include the following:
• Must be at least twenty-one years of age
• Must be a qualified voter in the city
• Must have resided within the corporate limits of the city, or recently annexed territory, for at least twelve months prior to the filing deadline
Applications may be submitted online using the electronic form located at:
Applications are due by 5:00 p.m. Friday, May 15, 2020. If you are selected for an interview, the meeting with the City Council will be held on Monday, June 1, 2020 from 4:00 – 6:00 p.m. at Rockwall City Hall, 385 S. Goliad Street. For more information on the application process, you may contact City Secretary Kristy Cole at (972) 772-6406 or by email at firstname.lastname@example.org.