Austin Reflects on Council Corner

Posted: December 29, 2012 at 3:09 a.m.

It’s been 26 years since Ed Austin took his seat on the City Council in the old City Hall building on West Central Avenue.

At A Glance

What Others Say

-Mayor Bob McCaslin: “In my four years on the City Council and now six years in the mayor’s office, I have developed great respect for Eddie’s knowledge of Bentonville. Eddie will be missed and will be remembered by many for his service to our community.”

-Alderwoman Mary Baggett: “Ed Austin will be greatly missed. He has been a great member of the council, but knowing Ed, he loves this city and will always be ready to help us in any way needed.”

-Alderman Chris Sooter: “It has been a pleasure to serve on the City Council with Ed Austin for the past 10 years. Ed Austin is one of the finest people I have ever had the privilege to know and work with.”

Source: Staff Report

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