MARTINEZ -- The Contra Costa Community College District received applications from 12 residents of Ward III -- which includes most of the communities of Concord, Martinez, Pleasant Hill and Pacheco -- to replace district board president Sheila Grilli, who died Aug. 31.

Applicants include Martinez City Councilman Mike Menesini, former Martinez Councilman Tim Farley and Martinez school district trustee Kathi McLaughlin. Others are Richard Allen, Phillip Andreini, Evelyn Centeno, Colleen Coll, Margaret Eychnert, Daniel Gomes, Terry Kremin, Mathew Rinn and Gregory Young.

The board will hold a special public meeting at 5:30 p.m. Wednesdayto review the applications and determine which candidates will be interviewed. Another special public meeting will be held on Tuesday, Oct. 8 at 5:30 p.m. to interview the selected candidates decide whom to appoint. That person would be sworn in at the regular Oct. 9 board meeting. All meetings will be held at the George R. Gordon Education Center Board Room, 6th floor, 500 Court St, Martinez.



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