City council appoints new member Posted in: News In a 3-2 vote,where the tie was broken by Mayor Suzanne Schauman, Bandera City Council appointed Christine M. Morse to fill a vacant city council seat during a Dec. 3 meeting at Pioneer RV Park Recreation Hall in Bandera. Following remarks from the two other applicants, Robert L. Johnson and Alex Trey Zapata, a motion was made by Darcy Hastings to appoint Morse. Rebeca Gibson seconded the motion. Toni Kunz and Jerry Russe opposed the motion, bringing the vote to 2-2. Mayor Schauman broke the tie. Since Morse had departed to attend to a personal matter before the decision was made, she was ...PLEASE LOG IN FOR PREMIUM CONTENT. Our website requires visitors to log in to view the best local news. Not yet a subscriber? Subscribe today!