Read Verla Jensen became Cleveland TownвЂ™s first-ever female Mayor when she was sworn in at ThursdayвЂ™s Town Council meeting.
Jensen said, вЂњI will do my best for the town.”
JensenвЂ™s first act as Mayor was to appoint Beth Mecham to the Town Council. Mecham was not present at the meeting, but Councilmen voted to accept the appointment unanimously.
As everyone was leaving, an anonymous voice called, вЂњWe look forward to having you as our mayor, Verla.вЂќ