Trinidad City Council chooses new Mayor

TRINIDAD, Ca. (KIEM)- Trinidad City Council chooses a new Mayor after the long awaited election results came in.

The newly elected council said goodbye to Susan Rotwein Wednesday night as Steve Ladwig took over the mayor role. The selected Mayor Pro-Tem is Jack West. Both of their terms are over in 2020.

Also during the meeting, City Manager Dan Berman’s contract was extended an extra 30 days. He was supposed to be finished Mid-December, but council agreed to let him stay on to help with transition of council and other town matters as they continue their search for a new city manager.