Airway Heights moves mayor proposition to public vote
Last updated 12/10/2020 at 10:56am
AIRWAY HEIGHTS — After some discussion and clarification work from mayor Kevin Richey and city attorney Stanley Schwartz to make sure everyone was on the same page, council unanimously approved Proposition No. 1, which sends a ballot measure to voters on Feb. 9, 2021 that would adjust how the city selects its mayor. It was part of a busy legislative session held Dec. 7 via Zoom.
If approved by voters, the city will move from selecting its chair of council in Pos. 1, who is by default the ceremonial mayor, to allowing council to select its chair and mayor. Elections would still take place...