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Erica Spurling was appointed to the Eudora Planning Commission by a unanimous vote of  the City Council on Monday evening. Spurling’s appointment comes at the recommendation of Mayor Scott Hopson.

Spurling was born and raised in Lawrence and moved to Eudora approximately three years ago.

“I’m excited to be a part of the planning commission and I’m looking forward to being able to help out,” Spurling said.

Spurling replaces Rose House who’s appointment was not renewed by the Mayor.

“I felt it was time for some new blood on the commission,” Hopson said. “With the appointment of Grant Martin and Johnny Stewart in the past months, and now Erica, we will have a fresh perspective on the commission.”

House, in a statement to, simply said that she appreciates her time with the commission and wishes the rest of the members well in the future.

“I’ve received many well wishes form the current commission members and I was very honored to serve with them,” House said.

Spurling will be sworn in at the next Commission meeting on July 6 at City Hall.