Applications Now Being Accepted For Vacant Cocoa Beach Commission Seat
By Space Coast Daily // November 14, 2015
Deadline for applications IS NOV. 23
BREVARD COUTNY • COCOA BEACH, FLORIDA – Applications are now being accepted for filling a vacancy on the Cocoa Beach City Commission.
Deadline for applications to be turned in to the City Clerk is November 23, 2015.
Mayor Dave Netterstrom tendered his resignation effective December 31, 2015. A vacancy occurs on the City Commission from Jan. 1, 2016 to Nov. 17, 2016.
The City Charter states that should a vacancy occur in the Office of the Mayor, the Vice-Mayor will serve as Mayor until the next City election.
The City Charter also provides that, by majority vote of its remaining members, the City Commission may appoint a qualified person to fill a vacancy.
To be eligible, the candidate must be a qualified voter of the City, and have continuously resided in the City for one year immediately prior to filing as candidate.