Last night's news. Newer residents may not realize that she is a resident of Truxton Circle/Bates area, just south of Bloomingdale. And, at least now, three of the four At-Large Councilmember are Ward 5 residents.
Anita D. Bonds, 67, will fill the at-large seat vacated when Phil Mendelson was elevated in November to chairman. Bonds, long active in city and national Democratic politics, will serve pending a citywide special election set for April 23.