Waukon City Councilman Darrold Brink resigns

Waukon City Councilman Darrold Brink has resigned his At-Large seat on the Council, effective this past Friday, August 28. In his letter of resignation addressed to the attention of the Mayor and City Council, Brink stated, “Due to my change in status from Public U.S. citizen to Private Citizen of United States I am stepping down from my position on city council. If anyone wants to know more about the difference and why the change we can have a private one on one meeting.”
Waukon City Clerk Al Lyon said that, according to the Waukon City Code, the Council has 60 days to either appoint someone to fill the vacancy or schedule a special election.