Mr. Torelli will be sworn in at the next Council meeting on Tuesday, January 15th, at 6:30 pm. Mr. Torelli has been serving on the City’s Planning Commission since April, 2017.
“It was a long day but a good day to interview such a great slate of high-quality candidates,” said Mayor Don Britain. “It was exciting to see the commitment and desire of so many who want to serve Kennewick and we truly appreciate the amazing response and interest,” Mayor Britain added.
The Council position being filled was previously held by Councilmember Matt Boehnke. Matt Boehnke resigned from Council, effective December 31st, in order to focus his efforts on his new position as State Representative.