The Tehachapi City Council appointed Christina Scrivner to fill the open council seat for the remainder of its term.
Scrivner will serve the remainder of the at-large council seat term vacated by Kenneth Hetge on January 2, 2020. In the upcoming November, election the at-large council seats now held by Scrivner and Councilman Michael Davies will convert to district seats giving the City of Tehachapi five districts filled by a representative of each district.
Following the nomination and appointment process Scrivner was sworn in by City Clerk Victoria Marsh and then joined the council for her first meeting.
There were four applicants for the council position, all four spoke to the council and audience at the beginning of the meeting.