Former council member Bob Roche was the only person to qualify on Monday for a Nov. 3 special election for Seat 1 on the City Council.
The city of Varnell has a new police chief. The City Council unanimously voted Thursday night to name Lt. Kyle Moreno chief.
The Varnell City Council named Lt. Kyle Moreno as the sole finalist for police chief at their Tuesday meeting.
When Varnell voters go to the polls in November, they will not only help select the next president, they will choose someone to fill the unexpired term of Ashlee Godfrey on the City Council.
The Varnell City Council could announce finalists for police chief before the end of the month.
Members of the Varnell City Council say they are eager to resume the process of choosing the city's next police chief, a search that was interrupted by Gov. Brian Kemp's state of emergency order and shelter-in-place order in March.