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The following video is the formal swearing-in ceremony for Mayor Richard Molina, Councilmember Gilbert Enriquez, and Councilmember Jorge “Coach” Salinas, which took place on Wednesday, November 15, 2017, at Edinburg City Hall.
Following the formal swearing-in ceremony, the Edinburg City Council held its full meeting on other pertinent issues; meeting began at 6:30 p.m.
Molina was completing his first term as a city council member when he decided to seek the office of mayor. Enríquez, who has previously served as an elected official on the Edinburg school district’s Board of Trustees; and Salinas, a political newcomer, were joined by incumbent Councilmember Homer Jasso, Jr. and Councilmember David Torres on the city’s elected-city governing body.
The length of the term of office for the mayor and city council members is four years.
The Edinburg City Council is made up of the mayor and four city council members.
Video courtesy of the City of Edinburg