Examples of mayor in a Sentence
the mayor of New York
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Last year, the Better Government Association and Chicago Tribune each sued the Chicago mayor's office, seeking the release of emails Rahm Emanuel sent and received from private accounts.
Their number included Mitch Landrieu, a Democrat of New Orleans, and Jim Brainard, the longtime Republican mayor of Carmel, Indiana.
At 9:36 p.m., the mayor’s office emailed a statement to reporters.
When he was elected Gary mayor, Hatcher turned to Comer to take over the city's housing development program.
The new prime minister, a 42-year-old former mayor, was blocked for months from forming a government by Gruevski’s ally, President Gjorge Ivanov.
State Rep. Jessyn Farrell will step down from the Legislature to focus on running for Seattle mayor, her campaign said Tuesday The move will allow Farrell to raise money for her mayoral bid.
About the only main issue the mayor and the council have agreed on is the establishment of a temporary moratorium on new development so the city can get a handle on Fairhope's fast growth.
And that's what happened to Mitch Landrieu, the mayor of New Orleans.
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MAYOR Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of mayor for English Language Learners
: an official who is elected to be the head of the government of a city or town
: a British official who represents a city or borough at public events
MAYOR Defined for Kids
Definition of mayor for Students
: an official elected to serve as head of a city, town, or borough
Legal Definition of mayor
: an official elected or appointed to act as chief executive or nominal head of a city, town, or borough
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