MACON, Georgia (41NBC/WMGT) – After months of campaigning and two elections, results are in for the final positions in the new Macon-Bibb consolidated government.
Current Macon Mayor Robert Reichert will serve as the first mayor of the brand new government.
He told 41NBC his goal for the entire campaign has been to bring the community together in order to progress the entire city.
Reichert says his next plan is to meet with all 9 district commissioners and tackle the big issues facing the city and the county.
He says one of the biggest things on his agenda is to increase economic development in the area so that more jobs can be created and business can come to town to make Macon a "hub city."
MACON-BIBB CONSOLIDATED GOVERNMENT WINNERS:
Mayor-Elect: Robert A. B. Reichert
District 1 Commissioner-Elect: Gary Bechtel
District 2 Commissioner-Elect: Larry Schlesinger
District 3 Commissioner-Elect: Elaine Lucas
District 4 Commissioner-Elect: Mallory Jones
District 5 Commissioner-Elect: Bert Bivins
District 6 Commissioner-Elect: Ed Defore
District 7 Commissioner-Elect: Scotty Shepherd
District 8 Commissioner-Elect: Virgil Watkins
District 9 Commissioner-Elect: Al Tillman