The City of Forest City is giving public notice that a Park Board Commissioner position has become available. The term for the position was slated to end on December 31, 2015.
Unless the city receives a petition with 42 signatures on it by January 2nd calling for a special election, the city council will make an appointment to fill the position which begins in January.
A petition would require the city to fill the position temporarily until the election is held. The signatures on the petition have to come from Forest City residents.