The brand new Gananoque town council has been sworn in. Mayor Ted Lojko and six councillors took the oath of office last night at a ceremony in council chambers. Lojko says this is a fresh start for the town.
Councillor David Osmond says he’s anxious to get down to business.
Councillor Mike Kench says it’s going to take some time for a new council to learn the procedural stuff but once they hit the ground, he says there are some issues to tackle.
Councillor Adrian Haird says he’ll be listening to what the community has to say.
Councillor Matt Harper says with an all new council, the learning curve will be steep.
Councillor Dave Anderson has a few issues in mind as well.
Councillor Dennis O’Conner says he ran for a seat at the council table because he wants to bring more positivity to the role. The new council will serve until November of 2022.