Published on March 17th, 2016 | by Millennium Magazine Staff0
Statement from Richland County Council Chairman Rush
(RICHLAND PIO) – The following is statement from County Council Chairman Torrey Rush in reference to Gov. Nikki Haley’s Executive Order:
“It is our understanding Councilman Kelvin Washington was removed from office by the Governor effective today.
We respect the decision power of the Governor’s Office and will work diligently as a Council to further represent and respond to the needs of the citizens of District 10 and this County.
I want to ensure the public that this body and its individual members take this matter very seriously.
Our collective responsibility to the public is our priority and we will continue to work for the Citizens of Richland County.
In the coming days, information involving the special election for the District 10 seat will be released.”