|Macon-Bibb County Inaugural Swearing in|
December 31, 2013
The new merged Government was sworn in at the Government Center
at 11:00 A.M. The picture may say "Macon City Hall," however
in the future it will be known as the Government Center
|I captured this picture prior to the swearing in ceremony. |
This displays the seats that the new Commissioners will
enact legislation for the citizens of Macon-Bibb.
|I believe every print media outlet as well as every electronic|
media organization was present to record for all citizens and
all time this Historice Event. The Merger of Macon - Bibb!!
|The First member of the new government to be sworn in by|
The Honorable Tilman E. Self, III was the Mayor Robert A.B.
Reichert. Also shown here is his wife holding the Bible.
|District One Commissioner Gary Bechtel was then sworn in.|
The District Two Commissioner has yet to be elected. A run off
race will be conducted on January 14, 2014.
|District Three Commissioner Elaine H. Lucas was then sworn in.|
|District Four Commissioner Mallory Jones, III was then sworn in.|
|District Five Commissioner Bert Bivins, III was then sworn in.|
|District Six Commissioner Ed DeFore was then sworn in.|
|District Seven Commissioner Scotty Shepherd was then sworn in.|
|District Eight Commissioner Virgil Watkins was then sworn in.|
|District Nine Commissioner Al Tillman was then sworn in.|
|This picture was taken prior to the Swearing In Ceremony. It shows|
the Mayor Elect, Robert A. B. Reichert along with Commissioner for
District Three Elect Elaine H. Lucas checking if anyone was going
to be in attendance.