Swearing in Ceremony for Metro Council set for Monday, January 5th
Wednesday December 31, 2008
For Immediate release:
Louisville Metro Council
Contact: Tony Hyatt 574-4137/526-3622
Stephen Haag 574-1204/645-1752
The Louisville Metro Council will hold a ceremonial swearing-in at 5:00pm on Monday, January 5th for new council members and those who were re-elected to office in May and November of 2008.
The ceremony will take place in the Council Chambers at Historic City Hall, 601 West Jefferson Street and a reception will follow. Seating is limited to guests of Council members and the public.
The two newest members are Jon Ackerson (R) who will represent District 18 and Brent Ackerson (D) who will represent District 26.
The following Council Members were re-elected this past year: Barbara Shanklin (D-2), David Tandy (D-4), George Unseld (D-6), Tom Owen (D-8), Jim King (D-10), Rick Blackwell (D-12), Bob Henderson (D-14), Kelly Downard (R-16), Stuart Benson (R-20), Robin Engle (R-22) and Madonna Flood (D-24).