The City Council will discuss and select from one of the two statutory options proposed below to fill the City Council vacancy until a newly elected City Council Member is installed: (CLERK)
a. Directing the City Clerk to accept applications, in a sealed envelope, from qualified residents interested to fill the City Council vacancy until October 7, 2019, to conduct a Special City Council meeting on October 15, 2019, to interview, select and appoint a qualified resident to serve the remainder of the unexpired City Council Member’s term until a new City Council Member is elected at the March 3, 2020, General Municipal Election, and installed, and administer the oath of office to the appointee at the regularly scheduled City Council meeting of October 22, 2019; OR
b. Directing staff and the City Clerk to conduct a Special Municipal Election within 120 days of the calling of a Special Municipal Election to fill said vacancy.