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On Jan. 15, 2011, Robert Liberty resigned his position as Metro Councilor for District 6 to become the executive director of the Sustainable Cities Initiative at the University of Oregon.
Metro’s charter requires the Metro Council to appoint a new councilor within 90 days after a vacancy is declared. An application process is open beginning Tuesday, Jan. 18, for qualified persons to apply for appointment to the vacant position.
Qualified applicants must be registered voters within District 6 for at least one year prior to the appointment. District 6 is located entirely within Multnomah County and includes portions of Southwest, Southeast and Northeast Portland.
Check out the metro website for more information and instructions on applying. Applications are due by Feb 9, 2011.