Citizens interested in serving out Ward 3 City Councilman Mike Woodard's term have until noon Nov. 30 to make applications.
Woodard won election to the state Senate in Tuesday's election and has resigned from the City Council effective Dec. 31. He leaves with 11 months remaining on his term.
Woodard is not allowed to take part in choosing his replacement.
The six remaining council members will appoint a successor after an application and interview process. They have not set a date for making the appointment, but will pick finalists at a special meeting Dec. 20.
Application information and forms are available from the City Clerk's office: 919-560-4166 or firstname.lastname@example.org.