Eric Warmka is New Ulm’s new Ward 2 city councilor. He was unanimously appointed to the position by the City Council during their regular meeting Tuesday. Warmka was appointed to complete the remaining two years of former Ward 2 councilor Lisa Fischer who resigned Oct. 7. After her resignation, the council advertised for applicants to fill the vacant seat. Warmka will take the oath of office and officially join the council during the next regular meeting on Tuesday, Dec. 1.