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Phenix City Council talks filling Blackshear’s seat

Chris Blackshear Chris Blackshear
PHENIX CITY, AL (WTVM) -

With former city councilman Chris Blackshear set to take office as the new state representative for District 80 in east Alabama, Phenix City officials now must decide how to fill his now vacant city council chair.

The Phenix City Council held a work session on Monday afternoon, where they began discussions on who will be tapped to fill Blackshear's seat.

Whoever they choose now would only be temporary, as municipal elections are set to take in Phenix City on Aug. 30.

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