Red Bay welcomes new city attorney
The City of Red Bay has announced the appointment of Mitch McKinney, Esq., as the new city attorney. The City Council unanimously approved the appointment in December 2023. The appointment took effect in January.
Other than Franklin County, he has also worked as an attorney in Atlanta. In response to his appointment, McKinney expressed his eagerness to contribute to the success of Red Bay.
“I am honored to serve as the city attorney for Red Bay and grateful for the trust placed in me by Mayor Charlene Fancher and the city council. I look forward to working collaboratively with city officials to address legal matters and contribute to the overall well-being of this vibrant community.”
As city attorney, McKinney will be responsible for providing legal counsel to Mayor Charlene Fancher and the city council. His role will include advising on municipal regulations, contracts and other legal matters that impact the city’s operations.