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Tuesday, October 06, 2015
Joplin City Council to select Woolston replacement in two weeks
The Joplin City Council will select a replacement for Mike Woolston in two weeks. The Council will hear presentations from the 11 candidates at the Monday, October 19, meeting, then will choose to someone to fill Woolston's seat until the April 2016 election.
Woolston's resignation was accepted last month with the council agreeing, by a 5-3 vote to a joint statement that absolved the former "tornado mayor" of wrongdoing.