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Shawna Black takes leadership of Tompkins County Legislature by unanimous vote

TOMPKINS COUNTY, N.Y.—With a unanimous vote last week, Shawna Black (D-Ithaca) has assumed the role of Chair of the Tompkins County Legislature. Black succeeds Leslyn McBean-Clairborne, a longtime legislative staple from Ithaca who led the legislature for the last two years. Black was first elected to the legislature as part of the sweeping turnover in […]