By: Zachary Lopez (ZachNews)
Sources: Needles City Clerk Dale Jones and San Bernardino County Registrar of Voters (Information)
Needles, California: The City of Needles will be having an Oath of Office Ceremony for newly elected Mayor and City Council being held after 6:00 p.m. PT on Tuesday, December 13th, 2022 during the regular meeting of Needles City Council inside the Needles City Council Chambers located at 1111 Bailey Avenue near J Street.
Pictures: San Bernardino County Registrar of Voters (Courtesy)
On Thursday, December 8th, 2022, the San Bernardino County Registrar of Voters officially certifies the final voting results from the City of Needles Elections 2022 held on Tuesday, November 8th, 2022.
The San Bernardino County Registrar of Voters confirmed Janet Jernigan as the newly elected Mayor, and Jamie McCorkle, JoAnne Pogue and Henry Longbrake as the 3 newly elected members to the City Council.
The public is welcome to attend the Oath of Office Ceremony which will begin with the Needles City Council voting on Resolution No. 2022-80 (Agenda Item 10) that reciting the fact of the General Municipal Election 2022, declaring the results, and such other matters as provided by law.
After the voted on Resolution No. 2022-80, the Oath of Office Ceremony will occur with newly elected Mayor Janet Jernigan and City Council Members Jamie McCorkle, JoAnne Pogue and Henry Longbrake standing in front of the City of Needles sign for Oath of Office will be administer.
After the Oath of Office Ceremony, presentations of either certificates or plaques will be presented to outgoing Needles City Mayor Jeff Williams, Needles City Vice Mayor Edward T. Paget, M.D., and Needles Council Members Zachery Longacre and Wade Evans for their service to the City of Needles well on the Needles City Council.
After the presentations, there will be a short break so the new Needles City Mayor and Needles City Council Members will get their seats as well as the interact with the public, including the public to have the opportunity to take pictures, thank and congratulate.
After the short break, the regular meeting of the Needles City Council will continue with the new Needles City Mayor and Needles City Council Members, which is being recorded by the City of Needles on their YouTube Channel, which was created during the COVID-19 Pandemic.
*** If you’re unable to attend the Oath of Office Ceremony, the Oath of Office Ceremony will be broadcast live at ZachNews on Facebook: ***
For more information, please contact the Needles City Clerk Dale Jones at: 1 (760) 326-2113 Ext 145.
Stay tuned to ZachNews afterwards for pictures from the Oath of Office Ceremony, and video of the live broadcast will be posted later to ZachNews on YouTube.