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Parker resigns from PV Town Council
The Republican candidate for
Vernon Parker won the August 28 Republican primary for the newly created district 9, which covers parts of Ahwatukee,
Parker was elected to the Paradise Valley Town Council earlier this year for a four year term. Friday, he stepped down from the council to focus on his congressional campaign. The PV town clerk says the council will appoint someone to fill Parker’s old post through 2014, when another election will be held.
Parker previously served as mayor of