2nd Creswell mayor to quit in past year

CRESWELL – Amy Knudsen resigned on Friday, Aug. 13, the second mayor in less than a year to do so amid heightened community tensions.

Knudsen was elected in November 2020, after winning 55% of the vote against Kevin Prociw, the council president who will serve as the acting mayor until Monday’s city council meeting. 

“​​The council will work together as a whole to select an interim mayor,” Prociw said. 

On Monday, council can choose to “appoint from within” or choose to open up that application process to citizens, city . . .