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Matt Kearney will be officially appointed to the Rosemount City Council Feb. 1. That evening the city will host an open house at 6:30 p.m. to introduce its newest council member to the public.

Council appoints Matt Kearney to serve remainder of term


The Rosemount City Council conducted a second round of interviews Wednesday night and ultimately chose Matt Kearney to serve the two years remaining new State Representative Kurt Bills' term.

Pamela VanderWiel and Robert Leuth were the other applicants interviewed.

The council will formally approve the appointment at 7:30 p.m. Feb. 1 during the regular council meeting. After the vote, Kearney will be sworn in.

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Emily Zimmer
Emily Zimmer has worked as a staff writer for the Rosemount Town Pages since 2007. She has a degree in journalism from Minnesota State University, Mankato. Outside of work, Emily enjoys running, reading and gardening. You can follow Emily's gardening adventures at the Areavoices blog East of Weedin'
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