Lockport Mayor Anne McCaffrey is resigning. McCaffrey will leave the mayor's office to take the position of President and CEO of Eastern Niagara Hospital.
In a press release sent to 7 Eyewitness News, McCaffrey said, "It has been an honor to serve as Mayor of Lockport for the last four and a half years. I have enjoyed serving the residents of Lockport and working with our department heads and staff. We have accomplished much together and I continue to be impressed by the passionate people who care deeply for our City."
She went on to say that she is excited to continue to serve the Lockport community in her new role. In her absence, City Council President Dave Wohleben will assume the position of mayor.