The Edmonds City Council is scheduled Tuesday night to appoint a new councilmember to fill the Position 6 vacancy left by Frank Yamamoto, who resigned Dec. 31.
A total of 14 candidates are in the running for the vacant set. All of the applicants have gone through at least one interview with councilmembers; second interviews will be conducted Tuesday night with those councilmembers who desired to do so.
Prior to the selection, the council will convene in executive session regarding potential litigation.The executive session is closed to the public and is scheduled to last approximately 30 minutes. Once the council has voted on the appointment, the city council will meet separately as committees in the following meeting rooms:
⇒ Parks, Planning and Public Works Committee: Council Chambers
⇒ Finance Committee: Jury Meeting Room
⇒ Public Safety and Personnel Committee: Police Training Room
The meeting will begin at 5:30 p.m. in Public Safety Complex, 250 5th Ave. N. You can see the complete agenda here.