Margo Sommerville succeeds father as Ward 3 Council Representative

January 09, 2013

Margo Sommerville, the daughter of long-time Ward 3 Councilman and Council President Marco Sommerville, who resigned to accept a position in the Mayor’s cabinet, now represents Ward 3. A Special Committee of Council recommended Ms. Sommerville for the vacant seat after interviewing 11 candidates. Council approved her appointment at Monday’s meeting. Council also passed a resolution urging State and Federal authorities to enact gun control laws and related education initiatives.

Jan. 7, 2013 from Akron City Council on Vimeo.