Mayor Faulconer's Statement on Lightner Being Elected City Council President

San Diego - Today Mayor Kevin L. Faulconer released the following statement on the election of Councilmember Sherri Lightner as City Council President:

"I want to congratulate Sherri Lightner on being elected City Council President for 2015. We already have a great working relationship and I look forward to working together to create more opportunities for all San Diegans. I would also like to commend Councilmember Todd Gloria for his leadership over the past two years and for working collaboratively with me to get the City back on track."

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