Stolburg takes reins as council president

The Ridgway Borough Council held a reorganizational meeting Tuesday to deliver the Oath of Office to incoming council members.Nina Stolburg was elected as council president in a 4-3 decision over former president J.R. Geitner.Council member Ralph Dussia nominated Geitner to continue his role as president and was seconded by Frank Quattrone.Council member Heather Mader nominated Stolburg to take over Geitner's seat."I would like to [acknowledge] our past president J.R. Geitner for serving the council this last year and welcome all of new and old members to borough council," Stolburg said.Quattrone was elected as vice president in a 4-2 decision over Dussia.David Pontzer was reappointed as solicitor.Borough Council meetings will continue taking place on the third Monday of the month at 7 p.m.Pick up a copy of the Wednesday, Jan. 4, 2011 edition of The Ridgway Record for more.Next meetingRidgway Borough CouncilMonday, Jan. 167 p.m.Municipal office