Today the new mayor and council for Kansas City, Missouri, officially took the oath of office in the Rotunda of City Hall. This, according to the City Charter, must be done on May 1st.... there will be another oath giving in the Council Chambers tomorrow. Congratulations to all. Above, Mayor Sly James and his wife. He was sworn in by the City Clerk. Below, she then swears in the new Council.
Above, 1st District at Large Councilman Scott Wagner, his wife Laura, kids, Patrick and Truman and Mayor James. Below the "grandmothers" of the council, Jan, Melba and Cindy.
New council above and the crowd that watched below.
Below, Mayor James and Mayor Pro Tem Cindy Circo.