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Susan Burdette, Brendan P. Hopkins return as mayor, vice chair of Bel Air town commissioners

Susan Burdette, Brendan P. Hopkins return as mayor, vice chair of Bel Air town commissioners

Bel Air Town Commissioner Susan Burdette’s fellow commissioners elected her as chair of the town board, which carries the honorary title of mayor, for the fourth year in a row, Monday evening.

The five-member board also re-elected Commissioner Brendan P. Hopkins to a second year as vice chair.

Burdette reflected on how she has spent the past year in that role talking about the Town of Bel Air before multiple local and statewide organizations, even at the White House.

“I have to tell you, there’s no other town in the entire world that I’d be more proud and happy to talk about,” Burdette said.

Burdette is a native of Salisbury on the Eastern Shore, and she has...

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