(Published in the Brainerd Dispatch, May

(Published in the Brainerd Dispatch, May 22, 2022, 1t.) OFFICIAL NOTICE APPLICANTS SOUGHT FOR APPOINTMENT TO THE POSITION OF CITY COUNCIL MEMBER CITY OF BRAINERD The Brainerd City Council seeks candidates for appointment to fill the upcoming Ward 1 Council Member, upon the resignation of David Pritschet. Pursuant to Section 10 of the Brainerd City Charter, the City Council seeks candidates for appointments to fill the vacancy. The appointed Ward 1 Council member shall serve through December 2022 when the vacancy will be filled by special election. The position shall appear on the November 2022 ballot for the next four-year period, ending December 2026. Applicants must meet the criteria of election eligibility as provided in the Brainerd City Charter, under the laws of the State of Minnesota and be a resident in Ward 1. Applicants shall submit the application accompanied with a resume which outlines the individual’s history of work, public service, community involvement or other accomplishments which will assist the Council to make an informed decision prior to the deadline of July 8th, 2022, at 4:30 p.m. It is expected that the City Council will officially act to appoint the position at the July 18, 2022, meeting. The chosen applicant will assume the office on at the first meeting in August. Applications are available on our website; The application shall be submitted to via email to or in person no later than 4:30 p.m. Friday, July 8th, 2022. Questions regarding the duties of the position or aspects of the process may be directed to City Administrator Jennifer Bergman at or by phone at 218-454-3404. By Order of the Brainerd City Council on May 16, 2022. Jennifer Bergman City Administrator