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Former Marble Falls mayor joins council to fill unexpired seat

Former Marble Falls Mayor Richard Westerman will fill the unexpired seat left open by Raymond Whitman, who resigned in May. Courtesy photo


MARBLE FALLS — Officials on Oct. 6 appointed Richard Westerman to fill an unexpired seat on the Marble Falls City Council.

Westerman will fill the unexpired term of the place 5 seat formerly held by Raymond Whitman, who resigned in May to take care of a family health issue.

Whitman was elected in May 2014. Marble Falls City Council seats are two-year terms.

Westerman served as the mayor of Marble Falls from 1997-1999.

He has been the president of JB Sales Inc. since 2003. He was the president of Design Showroom Lighting and Lamps from 1994 to 2002.

The council chose Westerman from a list of four applicants.

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