Council tables deputy mayor selection
Majority vote selection not reached due to multiple nominations, lack of members present
Last updated 1/7/2021 at 10:15am
AIRWAY HEIGHTS — The domino effect of former Mayor Kevin Richey’s resignation, former Councilman Steve Lawrence’s resignation and Councilwoman Jennifer Morton’s approved extended absence for several months due to deployment reared its head when the time came for council to select a deputy mayor at its first legislative session of the year Jan. 4.
Former Deputy Mayor Sonny Weathers was named Richey’s mayoral replacement through the end of his term in 2021 and was heading up his first meeting as mayor/council chair. That left Larry Bowman, Veronica Messing and Doyle Inman as the on...