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Council Members First Ward


Council Member -  Andrea D. McPhatter

Councilwoman Andrea McPhatter was sworn into office in 2008 and began serving her second term representing the First Ward in 2012. She has served as the Chairwoman of the Arts, Recreation and Cultural Affairs Committee and a member of the City Council Business Development and Zoning; Health and Education; and Law and Legislation Committees.

Term: January 1, 2012 - December 31, 2015  

Committee Assignments 2015:
Arts, Recreation & Cultural Affairs, Chairwoman
Health & Education
Housing, Licensing & Inspection
Planning and Grants



Council Member - Christopher D. James

Christopher D. James was elected First Ward Councilman on November 5, 2013

Term: January 1, 2014 - December 31, 2017  

Committee Assignments 2015:
Public Works, Chairman
Business Development & Zoning
Housing, Licensing & Inspection
Planning & Grants