Loveland, Oh. - Linda Cox, fresh from her recent election victory and highest vote count, took the oath of office tonight, and was elected by council to be the next Loveland mayor.
Mark Fitzgerald was elected vice-mayor.
In other business, former Miami Township administrator, David Duckworth, was hired to be Loveland's interim city manager.
Ted Phelps, an apparent winner in the November election did not take the oath of office tonight. The vote count between Phelps and incumbent, Brenton Zuch is still in dispute and being re-counted by the election boards. Results may be known by the end of this week.