The Commissioners of the Port of Palm Beach had a special meeting of the Board of Commissioners on 1/6/2015. The purpose of this special meeting was to install any newly elected officers, and to set themselves to work.
The meeting was opened in form at about 4:00 p. m. (EST). All the required attendees were present. After the pledge of Allegiance was recited by all present, the inauguration of Commissioner Peyton W. McArthur began.
Commissioner Peyton W. McArthur was sworn in by the Honorable Paulette Burdick (Palm Beach County Commission), and the next chain of events was the Annual Election of Officers.
The following officers were then duly selected.
Commissioner Blair J. Ciklin was elected as Chairman of the board of Commissioners for the Port of Palm Beach District. Commissioner Wayne M. Richards was selected as the Vice Chairman for the Commission, and Commissioner Jean L. Enright was chosen to fulfill the positions of Secretary/Treasurer. Commissioner Peyton W. McArthur was selected to be a liaison to Riviera Beach, and West Palm Beach.
The gavel was passed and then there was more brief business discussion. Then the meeting was adjourned so that all present could join with Commissioner Peyton W. McArthur in his inauguration party.
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