MARGATE, FL - (November 21, 2013) – The City of Margate is proud to announce the election of a new Mayor and Vice Mayor by the City Commissioners during the November 20, 2013, City Commission Meeting. Lesa "Le" Peerman will serve as Mayor and Joanne Simone will serve as Vice Mayor for the next year. Both were elected unanimously.
"I look forward to working in my new capacity and I am optimistic that this will be a great year for Margate. We have a really good commission who works well together that is supported by a great city staff," said Mayor Peerman after the meeting. Mayor Peerman will preside over her first City Commission meeting on December 4, 2013.