SLP seeks applicant for council vacancy

Spring Lake Park is looking for someone to replace Councilmember Dale Dahl.

Dahl resigned Jan. 7 after moving out of the city and the council is looking for applicants interested in serving the rest of Dahl’s term, which ends Dec. 31, 2014.

Applications will be accepted until 4 p.m. Jan. 28.

According to Assistant City Administrator Dan Buchholtz, the council plans to conduct applicant interviews Feb. 11, beginning 6:30 p.m.

It is anticipated that the council will appointing a new council member at its Feb. 19 meeting with the swearing in March 4, he said.

Residents can call city hall, 763-784-6491, to have an application sent to them or pick one up at city hall, 1301 81st Ave. N.E., between 8 a.m., to 5 p.m.

Applications can also be downloaded at

Residents with questions about the position or the application process can contact City Administrator Barbara Nelson or Buchholtz at 763-784-6491.

Tammy Sakry is at [email protected]