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Mayor Tom Barrett resigns from office, Common Council President Cavalier Johnson becomes acting mayor

December 30, 2021

State Senator Lena Taylor ends campaign for Lt. Gov., announces run for mayor Milwaukee Mayor Tom Barrett resigned on December 22, 2021, handing over authority to Common Council President Cavalier Johnson, who assumes the role of acting mayor until the city’s spring election. The transition, which was effective at 5:00 p.m., came after the U.S…. [Read More]