Brownwood City Council Member Resigns

A Brownwood City COuncil member has submitted a letter of resignation. On Tuesday, the council accepted the resignation of Ward 3 Councilman Larry Mathis. Mathis said in the letter that he and his wife will soon be moving to the Georgetown area in order to be near family. Mathis said he would remain on the council until his successor is chosen. The council has scheduled a special election to be held May 1st. Mathis served on the council since 2015 after retiring as the director of Brownwood High School’s Theater Department.