“Newcomers Marie Hess and Linda Lavender Norris joined council, while incumbents Ingrid Jones, David Collins and Joseph Hamrick were also reelected.”
By Kristina Scala, Daily Local News
POSTED: 01/06/14, 7:02 PM EST
- Linda L. Norris registered in Coatesville’s Fifth Ward late in December of 2013.
- Linda Lavender voted in Coatesville’s Second Ward as Linda Lavender in the Election of November 5, 2013.
"A member of the City Council...shall be a citizen of the United States,a qualified voter of the city and a resident for at least one year preceding nomination"
Chapter 2: CHARTER
Article II: City Council
Name and compensation.The legislative body of Coatesville shall be known as the "City Council," hereinafter referred to as the "Council." The Council shall be composed of seven members, two members elected at large and five members, each being elected from a ward in which he or she resides.
Qualifications for office.A member of the City Council, hereinafter referred to as a "Council member," shall be a citizen of the United States, a qualified voter of the city and a resident for at least one year preceding nomination; must retain such status during the term of office for which elected; should not have been convicted of any crime classified as a misdemeanor of the second class or higher; and must not otherwise be disqualified from office by the terms of this Charter or by laws of the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania.
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