Baldwin City Council member Rodney King has announced his resignation, effective at the end of December. King said his resignation is due to "personal matters."
The announcement was made at the council's November work session. In other business at the work session, the council set the city’s annual Christmas Tree Lighting event for 6:30 p.m. on Thursday, Dec. 1, at the Mitchell Gailey Park. The park is located next to the Baldwin Police Department on Willingham Avenue.