Happy Connie Champion Day, Iowa City Residents!

From the PressCitizen.com:

Today has been proclaimed Connie Champion Day in Iowa City.

Champion is leaving the council at the end of the year after serving in public office since 1987. She served 10 years on the Iowa City Community School Board followed by 16 years on the council.

Fellow council members thanked Champion for her service at a meeting Tuesday night, Champion’s last.