North Adams to swear-in first female mayor

NORTH ADAMS, Mass. – It is a full circle moment for Jennifer Macksey. That’s because she grew up loving her town, and now she gets to lead it.

Macksey is the first female mayor-elect of North Adams.

Her inauguration is Saturday, and she’s got a lot of work ahead of her.

She also hopes to leave a legacy for other women to follow.

Learn more about how Macksey’s no stranger to City Hall, and how it helped get her to the top job, by watching the video of Elaine Houston’s story.