The City Council will hold a virtual special meeting on Friday, January 29 at 11 a.m. ET for eligible applicants to speak to the City Council about their interest in the vacant At-Large City Council seat. All eligible applicants will receive up to two minutes to speak. Friday’s special meeting will be streamed live online the city’s Facebook and YouTube, and GOV Channel pages. The special meeting will not air live on the GOV Channel television station the due to Mecklenburg County’s annual retreat for the Board of County Commissioners.