The Gardner City Council interviewed six applicants for a vacancy left by Rich Melton, who resigned in January.
All applicants represented themselves as registered Gardner voters.
Those who applied were:
Stacy Cooper, legal counsel for SSA Kacy Deton, operations manager, OCM Lease Corp Adrianna Meder, land project manager, Lumen George Rifford, sales, PinkByte Christopher Roberts, insurance,  John Tramble, Jr., real estate, realtor