At a Special City Council Meeting held on January, 8, 2019, the Port Orange City Council declared a vacancy in Council Seat District 1 due to the passing of Councilman Robert Ford. At this same meeting they called for a Primary and Special Election and determined the process for appointing an interim council member.
Interim candidates must be residents of District 1, must fill out the City Board/Commission Application (link above), and not qualify as a candidate for the permanent seat.
Appointment of the interim council member will take place at a Special Meeting on February 26, 2019 at 5:30 p.m. The meeting will be held in the Council Chambers at City Hall and the agenda packet will be posted online prior to the special meeting.