By Melissa McCaghren
Lynn Nowlin was sworn in as the Mayor of Slaton Monday evening (Dec. 30) during a special called meeting of City Council.
She has been acting as Mayor Pro-Tem after the death of D.W. “Dubbin” Englund on May 28.
Nowlin submitted her letter of resignation for Commissioner Ward II.
City Secretary Pam King certified the runoff election results. Nowlin was sworn in afterward.
Councilmember Ward III Benny Lopez was appointed Mayor Pro-Tem by the council afterward.
For more information, please read the Thursday edition of The Slatonite.