Wickliffe Council Member Chris Halteman resigns, Council appoints Mike Nutt as new Council Member

Jason Paul, KPI Staff

Wickliffe – During Tuesday’s Wickliffe City Hall Meeting, Mayor Lynn Hopkins brought up the subject that a new Council Member needs to be appointed.  Per Council Member David Phillips, Council Member Chris Halteman tendered his resignation.  Phillips continued by saying that he had discussed with Mike Nutt about serving on the Wickliffe City Council and Nutt agreed.  A motion was made and passed by the four present Council Members to appoint Mike Nutt.  Per Phillips, Nutt had the most votes during the election, but did not receive enough to be elected in November 2012.  Hopkins stated, “Chris is a good friend…a really good person.” Hopkins added that Halteman had spoken to him about resigning prior to the election of Hopkins as mayor.