The Hampton City Council chambers will have some new members come Jan. 1, when newly elected Mayor Brook Boehmler and Ward 4 City Council Member officially join the Hampton governing body.
The Nov. 5 election results are scheduled to be certified on Nov. 12 during the Franklin County Supervisors canvas. Between now and Jan. 1, Boehmler and Hickman have less than two months to prepare for their new roles in office.
The 2013 city council election only featured one contested race, that for the mayor's seat being vacated by Shawn Dietz after only one term in office. Vying for that seat were Boehmler and former Hampton Mayor Diane Weldin.
Read the full article in the Nov. 13 edition of the Hampton Chronicle.