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Council tables mayoral decision

City to enter 2024 mayor-less

DAVENPORT — The city won’t have a mayor for at least the first 10 days of 2024. City council unanimously voted Wednesday, Dec. 27 to table a second tally for its mayoral selection until the first meeting of the New Year.

Two weeks ago, city council was split three votes apiece between incumbent Brad Sweet and current councilman Jonathan Chapman. That split vote pushed further discussion to the final meaning of 2023, which was Wednesday night.

After a roughly 40-minute executive session, councilman Lance Strite motioned to table another vote until the first meeting of 2024, noting that the city...


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