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Historic moment at City Hall

Original post made on Jan 15, 2009

In a changing of the guard ceremony at City Hall on Tuesday night, Margaret Abe-Koga became Mountain View's first female Asian-American mayor, while Ronit Bryant became vice mayor and two longtime council members said farewell.

Read the full story here Web Link posted Friday, January 9, 2009, 12:13 PM

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Posted by lifelong resident, a resident of Old Mountain View
on Jan 15, 2009 at 1:43 pm

Fantastic! Mayor Abe-Koga will be a voice for everyone, including working families who are so often voiceless in this country. I'm also glad she's spoken out about the hate crimes. I'm friends with neighbors of all backgrounds and we've never had these kinds of problems.


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