City Commission to hold oath of office ceremony

Published: Wednesday, May 16, 2012 at 11:06 a.m.
Last Modified: Wednesday, May 16, 2012 at 11:06 a.m.

Recently elected Gainesville city commissioners Lauren Poe and Yvonne Hinson-Rawls will take the oath of office in a ceremony at noon Thursday at the Thelma Boltin Center, 516 NE Second Ave.

Poe, who previously served from 2008 to 2011, succeeds Jeanna Mastrodicasa in an at-large seat, and Hinson-Rawls will succeed Scherwin Henry in the District 1 seat.

The City Commission will also appoint a Mayor-Commissioner Pro Tem for the next year. Commissioner Thomas Hawkins has served in that role for the last year.

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