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District 3 Council Office Applications Received

The City of Champaign receive seven applications from residents interested in filling the vacancy in the District 3 Council Office.  Each candidate’s application can be reviewed by selecting their name below:

The Champaign City Council will review the applications then interview qualified applicants during a Study Session meeting on June 28, 2016.  The City Council is expected to appoint someone to fill the vacancy during their regular meeting on July 5, 2016.  The appointee would fill the District 3 Council office until the Consolidated Election in 2017.

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June 28, 2016 Regular Study Session

The City Council agenda for the June 28, 2016 Regular Council Study Session is now available online. This meeting will be held in the City Council Chambers of the City Building, 102 N. Neil Street in Champaign, at 7:00 p.m. The meeting is open to the public and participation is welcome and encouraged.

Seven Residents Apply to Fill District 3 Council Seat

The City of Champaign received seven applications to fill the vacant District 3 City Council office by today’s 12:00 p.m. deadline.  Copies of the applications are available for public review on the City’s website  ( In alphabetical order, the applicants are:

  • Angela Brix
  • Bruce Brown
  • Jamar Brown
  • Kenton Elmore
  • Katherine Johnson
  • Pamela Peete
  • Gordon J. Tracey
The Champaign City Council will carefully review the applications and then interview the candidates during their Study Session meeting on June 28, 2016. It is anticipated that the City Council will appoint the new District 3 Council member at their regular meeting on July 5, 2016. On April 13, 2016, former Council Member Vic McIntosh announced he was resigning because he was moving out of the district. His resignation was effective June 1, 2016.   On May 30, 2016, the City of Champaign began accepting applications from residents interested in serving out the remaining term of the District 3 Council office.
Contact:  Fred Stavins | 217-403-8765

No City Council Meeting on June 14, 2016

There is no Council Meeting on Tuesday, June 14, 2016.  The next meeting of the Champaign City Council will be Tuesday, June 21, 2016 at 7:00 p.m.

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