Forest Lake Mayor Chris Johnson administers the oath of office to Molly Bonnett, the newest member of the City Council, at the beginning of Monday’s meeting.
Forest Lake’s newest City Council member hopes to bridge the philosophical differences of her peers with a measured approach and a smile on her face.
Thirty-six days after Jeff Klein resigned from the Forest Lake City Council, Mayor Chris Johnson on Tuesday, Oct. 1, appointed Klein’s replacement on the five-seat board.
Mayor Chris Johnson on Tuesday appointed Molly Bonnett to the vacant seat on the Forest Lake City Council. She fills the seat vacated by Jeff Klein, who resigned in August. Earlier in the special meeting, council members Mike Freer and Ben Winnick voted to appoint former mayor Stev Stegner, but Johnson and Councilwoman Susan Young [...]