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Nathaniel Moody resigning from Grand Rapids City Commission

Commissioner Nathanial Moody
City of Grand Rapids
City of Grand Rapids
Commissioner Nathanial Moody

Third Ward City Commissioner appointed in 2018.

Third Ward City Commissioner Nathanial Moody is officially stepping down Sunday, December 31st. Moody cited personal reasons for the decision.

The Grand Rapids native first served on the city commission in 2018 when he was unanimously selected to replace Commissioner David Allen who moved on to lead the Kent County Land Bank.

Moody won reelection in 2019.

In a news release, Moddy said, “I am proud to see many investments being made in the Third Ward, including the construction of a new MLK Jr. lodge and fire station.” Adding he will continue to be a community voice.

The process for filling the vacant Third Ward commissioner seat will be announced in early January.

Patrick joined WGVU Public Media in December, 2008 after eight years of investigative reporting at Grand Rapids' WOOD-TV8 and three years at WYTV News Channel 33 in Youngstown, Ohio. As News and Public Affairs Director, Patrick manages our daily radio news operation and public interest television programming. An award-winning reporter, Patrick has won multiple Michigan Associated Press Best Reporter/Anchor awards and is a three-time Academy of Television Arts & Sciences EMMY Award winner with 14 nominations.