Due to the resignation of City Councilor Victor Rios, the City of Marco Island is accepting applications to fill the vacant seat. Per the City Charter, the City Council will appoint a new member to serve until the November 2022 election. The City Council has approved the following process:
- Interested candidates can submit their online application and resumé to the City Clerk no later than November 16. The applications are available on the City’s website at www.cityofmarcoisland.com/bc/webform/online-advisory-board application
- A special meeting to narrow the list of applicants to three (3) finalists will take place on November 19, at 5:30 PM
- The top three candidates will have individual interviews with councilors between November 23 and December 4
- The vote for the appointment of the new Councilor will take place at the December 7, 2020, City Council meeting.
Any resident interested in applying must be a registered voter and a permanent resident of Marco Island. Questions can be directed to the City Clerk at 239-389-5010.