Joel Foster and James Johnson were awarded certificates of appreciation for their many years of service on the Milbank City Council. Milbank’s mayor, Pat Raffety, presented the awards at the council meeting on July 11. Raffety thanked the men for their contributions to the community and wished them well in the future.
Foster, who has been on the council since 2001, retired from his seat representing Ward 1. Johnson, who has been on the council since 2015, retired from his seat representing Ward 2.