NEW MALONE MAYOR TAKES OVER

Andrea Dumas on Monday, presided over her first meeting as the new mayor of Malone. In one of her first official statements, the new mayor said that while the Village Board members don’t always see eye to eye, residents elected representatives who work well together for Malone. She said she is excited and ready to get to work with a great working board. Last night’s meeting began with the official swearing in of all the new officials. Dumas appointed Archie McKee deputy mayor Monday night. There was some regular business last evening too… including several appointments and resolutions, and the setting of meeting dates. 6 p.m. on the second and fourth Monday of each month… that will continue as the days and times for regular board meetings.