The Gillette City Council has selected Nathan McLeland to fill the vacant Ward 3 seat. Mr. McLeland was selected from a field of 9 candidates that were interviewed at the December 11th City Council Work Session. He will be appointed and sworn in at the January 2nd, 2019 Regular Meeting of the Gillette City Council.
The Ward 3 seat was vacated when Councilman Robin Kuntz resigned on November 13th shortly after being re-elected to a 4-year term. Mr. McLeland will serve until the General Election in 2020 when, by Wyoming State Statute, the seat will be up for election for a two-year term. Nathan McLeland is the managing member of M & K Oil Company, LLC. He has lived in Gillette for 34 years.