Mayor expected home soon

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Mayor Cecconi recovers following surgery

By Brandon Mattingly

Springfield Mayor John Cecconi is recovering from open heart surgery in Louisville, according to City Administrator Laurie Smith.

Cecconi underwent the operation on Thursday at Baptist East Hospital, where he is still recuperating.

According to Smith, the surgery was “very successful,” and Cecconi is expected to be home within a matter of days.

She added that the mayor is expected to make a full recovery.

Springfield City Council continued with its regular scheduled meeting on Tuesday night at Springfield City Hall after press time. A recap of the meeting will be available in next week’s issue of The Sun.