City Councilors Interview New Members for Open District 5 Seat
(Reading, PA) -- Reading City Councilors are deciding who they want to appoint as a new member. The legislative body held five interviews Monday night for the open District Five seat. It was left open after state Representative Johanny Cepeda-Freytiz left for Harrisburg at the end of last year. The candidates interviewed were Walter Lesher Junior, Wanda Negron, Rafael Nunez, Sheila Perez and Ernest Schlegel. The City Council has not said when it will name its new member. It has until February 8th to make an appointment.