Ireton, Shields Sworn in for New Terms
SALISBURY, MD – Newcomer Jake Day, along with incumbent Shanie Shields, were sworn-in to the Salisbury city council Monday night. In a surprise move, Day was also elected as council president. Councilwoman Laura Mitchell was elected vice president.
Mayor Jim Ireton was also sworn in to a second term. The terms of Ireton and all five council members will end in November 2015 as the city adopts a new election cycle.
At the end of the meeting Ireton delivered his FY 2014 budget to the council. In his budget Ireton calls for a $0.065 rate increase.
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