Grand Rapids City Clerk Lauri Parks.
Grand Rapids, Mich. (WZZM) There is a new city clerk in Grand Rapids.
The City Commission decided Tuesday "not" to re- appoint Lauri Parks to the position. The decision was made following her performance evaluation.
Deputy city clerk Darlene O'Neal will take over for Parks, until a replacement is selected.
Parks has served as city clerk since 2008. She is the grand daughter of Grand Rapids first African American mayor, Lyman Parks.