Rome Mayor Ronnie Wallace made several temporary committee appointments Monday to fill vacancies on the panels created when Duane Reid stepped down from the Rome City Commission.
Reid resigned his seat on the city commission Sunday with immediate effect and will move to Florida for a professional opportunity. He was looking for employment after recently sellinAg his ownership interests in both Rome Ford Lincoln Mercury and Parkway Ford in Adairsville.
Reid said he had hoped to stay in Rome but was unable to find a job that did not require a commute.
Wallace said the full commission would discuss options of replacing Reid or simply waiting until the November election. Currently they are leaning toward not appointing an interim, he said.
Reids committee replacements include: