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State Representative Lundy Kiger, Mayor Jeff Shockley and State Senator Mark Allen State Representative Lundy Kiger, Mayor Jeff Shockley and State Senator Mark Allen Photo by OKW News


POTEAU, Oklahoma - Citation of Congratulations was presented to outgoing Poteau Mayor by State Senator Mark Allen and State Representative Lundy Kiger.


The Citation reads:


Mayor Jeff Shockley

Whereas Jeff Shockley has been Mayor of Poteau, Oklahoma for 20 years and during that time, through patience and positivity, he has led to the advancement of economic development for his great city. His dedication, hard work and recruitment for the City of Poteau is an example of how elected officials should serve; and


Whereas Mayor Jeff Shockley has achieved numerous things through his tenure in office including; instituting a national day of prayer, creating a city wide trash pickup, renovating and expanding not only the airport, but also the swimming pool, the library and the Donald W Reynolds Center, and leading his 9 &10 year old girls softball team to undefeated champions; and


Whereas, on the occasion of his retirement, the Oklahoma House of Representatives does hereby commend Mayor Jeff Shockley for his many professional accomplishments and years of service to the citizens of Poteau and the State of Oklahoma


No, therefore, pursuant to the motion of

Representative Lundy Kiger & Senator Mark Allen


The House of Representatives extends to

Mayor Jeff Shockley


sincere congratulations and direct that this citation be presented

David Deaton

Digital Editor at Oklahoma Welcome

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