By: Zachary Lopez (ZachNews)
Sources: Needles City Clerk Dale Jones and San Bernardino County Registrar of Voters (Information)
Needles, California: The City of Needles held an Oath of Office Ceremony on Tuesday, December 13th, 2022 to sworn in 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.
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.
ZachNews broadcast live on Facebook the Oath of Office Ceremony that occurred during the regular meeting of the Needles City Council.
Needles City Clerk Dale Jones administered the Oath of Office during the ceremony; Janet Jernigan, Jamie McCorkle, JoAnne Pogue and Henry Longbrake standing together in front of the City of Needles sign.
Afterwards, presentations of plaques were presented to outgoing Needles City Mayor Jeff Williams, Needles City Vice Mayor Edward T. Paget, M.D., and Needles Council Member Zachery Longacre their service to the City of Needles well on the Needles City Council.
Outgoing Needles Council Member Wade Evans was not present during the presentations.
Representative from the Mojave Desert Air Quality Management District presented outgoing Needles City Mayor Jeff Williams a plaque for his service on their board well he was mayor.
People in attendance thanked outgoing Mayor and City Council for their service, and congratulated the newly elected Mayor and 3 City Council Members.