The City of Sheffield announces Trick or Treating will be October 30th from 5-7PM.
City of Sheffield-City Council Vacancy Appointment Notice
The Sheffield City Council recently decided to fill a vacant council seat through appointment (Iowa Code Section 372.13). The council seat will be left vacant by the resignation of Nick Wilson, effective as of December 31, 2013, as he will begin his term as Mayor on January 1, 2014. The term of the vacated seat will expire in December 2015. The City Council will make this appointment during the January 13, 2014 Regular Session Meeting, at 7:00 pm at City Hall. The City of Sheffield will begin accepting applications of eligible candidates (Iowa Code Section 39.27) for the vacated seat now through Thursday, January 9th at 5:00 pm. All applications must be received before this deadline by the City Clerk. Applications can be found HERE or at City Hall.
To select the candidate, the Sheffield City Council will hold a public interview of applicants during the January 13, 2014 Meeting. Applicants must have turned in an application prior to the deadline and be present at the meeting to be considered. Following the appointment of the council seat, the selected candidate will be sworn in and begin serving immediately at the meeting. Residents have the right to petition for a special election within fourteen days of the appointment being made.