February 11, 2014
Faced with seven qualified applicants to fill Mayor Fred Butler’s vacated Issaquah City Council seat, the council chose Issaquah Highlands resident Nina Milligan on Feb. 5.
City Clerk Tina Eggers swore in the new councilwoman during the regular meeting. After pledging to fulfill the duties of the office, Milligan took a seat with the council for her first meeting.
“It’s not like it was a new idea,” she said of pursing the position.
January 22, 2014
NEW — 1:19 p.m. Jan. 22, 2014
Fred Butler’s move to mayor left a vacancy on the Issaquah City Council and seven people want the job.
The candidates introduced themselves during 10-minute presentations at the Jan. 21 council meeting. The varied field offered far-ranging experience from the worlds of engineering, real estate, software development and communications.