Council Seat Vacancy

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Apply for Village Council Seat - District 1

The Village of Palm Springs is currently accepting Letters of Interest and Resume’s to fill the vacant Village Council Seat for District 1. If you have an interest, please submit all documentation by 12 PM (Noon), Friday, September 29, 2023.

The current vacancy is due to the retirement of Council Member Douglas Gunther. Mr. Gunther was a dedicated member of the Village Council and served for nine (9) years. Mr. Gunther was a constant source of wisdom for the Village of Palm Springs.

Council members help determine policy, govern our ordinances, and represent the interests of our residents in Palm Springs. The appointed candidate will serve until the next election, which will be held in March.

Qualifications to apply in accordance with the Village Charter [Section 3.02] include:

• A registered voter of the Village of Palm Springs.

• A Village of Palm Springs resident for at least one (1) year preceding the qualification period.

• Must live in District 1, please refer to the Village of Palm Springs website at Village Clerk, Elections, Voting Districts.

To be considered for appointment, your Letter of Interest and Resume’ must be received by the Village Clerk no later than Friday, September 29, 2023, at 12 PM (Noon). Applications that are mailed must be postmarked on or before the deadline to be considered.

For more information, please visit our website at You can also contact the Office of the Village Clerk, at (561) 584-8200 (ext. 8430), or by email at