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Kirstin Davis

Lisa Brown sworn in as City’s next Mayor

Kirstin Davis, Communications Manager, 509.625.7773


Friday, December 29, 2023 at 3:47 p.m.

Lisa Brown sworn in as City’s next Mayor

Spokane Public Library’s Central location was the setting for Lisa Brown’s swearing-in as City of Spokane’s next Mayor. She will officially take office Jan. 1, 2024. Kitty Klitzke, City Council Member elected for District 3 was also sworn in at the event.

Many watched as Brown and Klitzke were sworn in by King County Superior Court Judge Jaime Hawk who administered the oath of office. The ceremony also included performances by local bands Haywire, Lucas Brown and Friends, Salish School of Spokane students, and a short story read by local author Sharma Shields.

You can watch the ceremony online courtesy of Spokane Public Library.

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