Terry Morse

Terry Morse resigned from the Grand County Council on Nov. 6, leaving the District One seat vacant. [Moab Sun News file photo]

Effective at midnight on Wednesday, Nov. 6, Terry Morse resigned from the Grand County Council District One seat, leaving it vacant. Grand County Clerk Chris Baird said there will be a special election in 2020 to fill the mid-term vacancy; the council plans to appoint an interim replacement for the seat during their regular Nov. 19 meeting.

Any persons interested in declaring their candidacy for the vacant office must file a Declaration of Candidacy by Nov. 15 in the office of the Grand County Clerk, 125 East Center Street. Contact the clerk’s office at 435-259-1321 for more information.

As of press time, the Grand County Clerk’s office reported that no applications had been received.