A changing of the old to new guard on city council

New Mayor Teresia Wims and Councilman Jason Burton  are sworn in by City Secretary Kathy Lovier.The changing of leadership on the Mount Vernon City Council took place before a full gallery of  well wishers at the regular Monday night meeting of the Mount Vernon City Council.

Newly elected Mayor Teresia Wims and Place 4 Councilman Jason Burton were seated. City Secretary Kathy Lovier administered their oaths of office. See the May 17 edition of the Mount Vernon Optic-Herald for the rest of this story.