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Montreal looks to fill 2 council seats

MONTREAL, Wis. — There will be some new faces on the Montreal council after two of its members resigned recently.

Montreal Mayor Erik Guenard said at Tuesday’s council meeting that the city received letters of resignation from Rick Swartz and Joan Levra.

The resignations were effective Monday, according to Guenard after he read the letters

“I would like to thank them for their service. Joan has been on for quite a long time, and Rick was appointed, and I appreciate the work both of them did,” Guenard said. “I’m sorry to see them leave and I’d just like to recognize their contributions to the c...