JEFFERSONVILLE, Ind. (WHAS11) – Jeffersonville has sworn in its new mayor, Mike Moore. A crowd applauded for the new mayor as he kissed his wife during the inaugural ceremony at Kye's.
Moore says he is excited to begin work as mayor and says he plans to listen to the community and promote economic development.
The republican has already named several appointments for his administration including new chiefs for the police and fire departments.
Even though he was sworn in on December 23, he will not start his job until Jan 1.
Moore replaces democratic incumbent Tom Galligan.