Though retired from the Shoreview City Council, Ady Wickstrom was honored on behalf of the city she served for two decades, receiving the “Inspiring Bold Action” award at the 2017 Minnesota Tobacco Control Conference on Jan. 24.
Longtime Shoreview resident Ady Wickstrom may have retired from a two-decade stint on the Shoreview City Council at the end of last year, but the community isn’t done recognizing her for her efforts and achievements as a council member.
Shoreview Mayor Sandy Martin, left, and Ady Wickstrom have served on the city council together for two decades. As Martin prepares for another mayoral term, Wickstrom reflects on her years of service and looks ahead to a new chapter.
Some elected officials are looking forward to settling back into their seats come January, others are anticipating their first terms, while a few are probably feeling the way Ady Wickstrom is.