Brentwood aldermen elect an acting president, mayor reports on Brentwood Boulevard

Alderman Andy Leahy give a ballot to City Manager Bola Akande.

At Monday’s Brentwood Board of Aldermen meeting, after Brentwood Mayor Chris Thornton reviewed his recent Mayor’s Happy Hour (cookies and lemonade, 5:30 p.m. the second Thursday of the month), he announced that pursuant to state statute the board of aldermen would elect one of its own members to the position of acting president of the board of aldermen. The position takes the place of the mayor in case of absence. Continue Reading →