News

City Officials Take Oaths For Terms That Begin January 1st

City Officials Take Oaths For Terms That Begin January 1st

Photo: WINA

For some Charlottesville officials, a major item on the list of things to do before Christmas was getting sworn in for an elected office. City Councilman-elect Bob Fenwick (pictured right) was among those who took the oath Friday from Clerk of Circuit Court Llezelle Dugger. Fenwick’s four-year term will begin January 1st. That’s when he gets the seat that fellow Democrat Dave Norris will vacate on New Year’s Eve. Fenwick and current Vice-Mayor Kristin Szakos (pictured left) won two council seats on November 5th. Dugger also administered the oath of office to City School Board members Ned Michie, Juandiego Wade, and Leah Puryear. They were joined by constitutional officers Dave Chapman (Commonwealth’s Attorney), James Brown (Sheriff), Jason Vandever (Treasurer), and Todd Divers (Commissioner of the Revenue). Divers was elected to succeed Lee Richards, who is retiring after spending decades in City Hall.

Latest Stories

in Entertainment, Lifestyle

HAPPY BIRTHDAY: 26 freebies to help you celebrate

birthday

On your birthday you can have your (free) cake and eat it too!

in Music

This week’s top rock tracks

halestorm

LISTEN: This week's top rock songs, according to the latest Billboard chart.

in Viral Videos

WATCH: Chris Farley in ‘Mission: Impossible – Rogue Nation’

13-overlay19

This mashup is both hilarious and impressive.