Brookhaven, GA, April 22 – by Trey Benton – Brookhaven Councilman, Jim Eyre who represents District 2, resigned his position on City Council during Tuesday’s City Council Meeting.
Eyre read a statement he prepared defining his resignation and proceeded to exit the meeting.
“I’ve said to those closest to me that I will continue to serve my constituents as a District 2 City Councilmember until I feel I can no longer effectively represent the residents of District 2. Based on recent discussions, I believe that time has come. Therefore, effective immediately, I am resigning my position as District 2 representative in the City of Brookhaven. I would like to thank the residents of my district for their support of me during my time in office. Thank you.” said Eyre.
District 2 in the City of Brookhaven consists primarily of the Ashford Park and Drew Valley neighborhoods – with a small part of the Brookhaven Fields neighborhood included in the District.
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