Current City Council District 3 Councilmember, Richard Skorman, has resigned from the Colorado Springs City Council. He will vacate the office of Councilmember effective December 31st, 2021.
City Council is seeking to fill a partial term which expires in April of 2023. Following this fifteen-month appointment, a two-year term for District 3 will appear on the April 2023 Municipal Election ballot. At this time, the appointed Councilmember would be able to run for re-election. Beginning in April 2025, the District 3 seat will resume on the standard four-year election cycle.
Interested District 3 applicants must be twenty-five (25) years of age or older on the date of appointment, a resident of Colorado Springs for one year immediately preceding appointment, a citizen of the United States, and maintain a residence within Council District 3. Link to district look up finder here.
The District 3 application can be found at www.coloradosprings.gov/city-council. Applications will open at 12 p.m. on Wednesday, November 10th and will be accepted through Tuesday, November 23rd at 5 p.m.