Incoming council members Jason Sanders, Tom Merrill, Larry Countryman, Linda Redmon, and Steve Dana were sworn in by City attorney Grant Weed at the December 5, 2017 Council Meeting. Council members Merrill, Countryman, Redmon, and Dana will begin their four year terms on January 1, 2018. Council member Jason Sanders began his term immediately since he was filling a previously appointed position. It will be council member Merrill and Redmon's first time serving on the Council. Council member Dana previously served from 1990-1997 and council member Countryman previously served 2004-2007.