(Beaver Dam) The Beaver Dam mayor says she is excited to see the two new chairpersons of the city’s two main standing committees grow in their roles. Mayor Becky Glewen named Alderman Zack Zopp as chairperson of the Administrative Committee, replacing Jaclyn Shelton. She also selected Alderman Jack Yuds to replace David Hanson as the chair of the city’s Operations Committee.
Glewen says she likes to use the committee appointments to grow leaders. She adds that new voices are always a good thing.
Glewen says she tries to give as many alderpersons as possible an opportunity for leadership on the council.
There is also a new face at council president as Mike Wissell won the seat on a vote of seven-to-five over David Hanson. Wissell replaces Chris Olson in the position.