Smith sworn in as Davenport council member
New member joins city council
Last updated 12/22/2021 at 5:27pm
DAVENPORT – Jessica Smith was sworn in as the next city councilmember at council's Dec. 22 meeting, becoming the only new councilmember entering 2022. She was sworn in along with re-elected members Cory Hollis, Lance Strite and Patrick Katz.
Smith is replacing Theresa Telford on council. Telford didn't file for re-election in 2021.
"When you live in a community, you have to give back at some point," Smith said on her desire to run for city council.
Smith has lived in Davenport for nine and a half years with her husband, Aaron Smith, who works at the Bureau of Reclamation. The Smiths hav...