Justin Hurst To Be Next Springfield City Council President

Dec 3, 2018

Springfield City Councilor Justin Hurst, who has announced he will be council president beginning in January 2019.

    The City Council in Springfield, Massachusetts will have a new president in 2019.

     City Councilor Justin Hurst announced he had secured commitments from enough of his colleagues on the 13- member council to be voted to lead the legislative body next year.

      Hurst, who is in the middle of this 3rd two-year term as an at-large City Councilor will succeed Orlando Ramos as council president.

    WAMC’s Pioneer Valley Bureau Chief Paul Tuthill spoke with Hurst.