Royal Oak swears in first Black city commissioner

Monica Hunt fills vacancy left by Randy LeVasseur

ROYAL OAK, Mich. – Monica Hunt was sworn in Monday night as the first Black city commissioner in Royal Oak.

Hunt was chosen from more than 30 applicants to fill the vacancy left by Randy LeVasseur, who resigned in November.

Hunt’s term expires in November.

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