City Of Topeka Taking Applications For District 2 Council Seat

The District 2 Topeka City Council position was posted Wednesday. It

John Alcala

TOPEKA, Kan. (WIBW) - The wheels are in motion to fill a vacant Topeka City Council seat.

The District 2 position was posted Wednesday. It's open due to John Alcala's election to the legislature. His resignation was effective Dec. 31.

The Topeka City Clerk's office will accept applications through 5 pm January 22nd. City Council members will then conduct interviews and select a replacement.

District 2 residents can find an application at The person selected will serve until April, as the seat will be on the ballot in the spring election.

A similar process will be used later this month to fill the District 7 seat. Bob Archer resigns effective January 13th to take a seat on the Shawnee County Commission. The position will not be posted until the seat if officially vacant.

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