You could be a member of the new Alton Community Relations Commission. First introduced last month, progress is apparently come to the point that applications are being taken to fill the 8 spots available to the public.
Alton Mayor Brant Walker tells The Big Z anyone can apply.
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Among the members of the commission will be the Police Chief, Director of Economic Development and Housing and the City Attorney. You can apply for a spot on the commission by contacting the Mayor’s Office at City Hall. That number is 463-3500.