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Wapato mayor reselected; City Administrator position added

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WAPATO, WA - A new face will be taking over the mayor's position in Wapato.

Juan Orozco is no longer Wapato's mayor. Tuesday morning, the Wapato City Council made council member Dora Alvarez-Roa the new mayor. Orozco has been appointed to a new position.

We received the message from the City saying: "The City Council loves all the work Juan Orozco has done and as a way to stabilize the community long-term, they have decided to appoint Orozco as the first City Administrator in Wapato history."

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