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Primeau replaces McDonald as Cohoes Mayor

Posted at: 12/31/2012 3:13 PM
Updated at: 12/31/2012 5:26 PM
By: Anna Didio

COHOES - A new leader is taking over in the city of Cohoes on this last day of 2012

George Primeau was sworn in Monday afternoon as the city's new mayor.

Primeau has been serving as City Council President.

He replaces outgoing mayor John McDonald.

McDonald is moving on to the New York State Assembly.