Local News

Harrisburg City Council adds new council member

Harrisburg City Council has a new council member. Mayor Eric Papenfuse cast the deciding vote breaking a tie, which give the council seat to Jeffrey Baltimore. Baltimore who previously worked for the city under the Reed administration, beat out Alex Reber.  12 people applied for the seat held by Eugenia Smith who passed away unexpectedly.  The field narrowed down to just two for the Monday night vote.
“I wore this shirt so I could roll up my sleeves. I wanted to thank you all for the process, it’s democracy at work so I’m happy to be here and ready to serve, said Baltimore.

VIEW & ADD COMMENTS

1 Comment to “Harrisburg City Council adds new council member”

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s

Advertisement

Advertisement