Jerusalem’s outgoing mayor, Nir Barkat, spoke to Moshe Lion on becoming the newly-inaugurated mayor of the city.
Below are some of Nir Barkat’s quotes on the matter.
“Leaving my office for the last time as mayor, I am thankful to God for giving me the great honor to head the most important and most complicated city council in the world over the past decade.” – Nir Barkat, Vos Iz Neias?, 4 December 2018
“I think residents know something good is happening over here.” – Nir Barkat, Vos Iz Neias?, 4 December 2018
“I have no doubt that your [Moshe Lion’s] devotion, experience and your ability to listen, will enable you to continue advancing the city forward.” – Nir Barkat, The Jerusalem Post, 4 December 2018