Back in the saddle  Mayor Gerry Furney of Port McNeill accepts a congratulatory handshake from town administrator Al Sweet after being sworn in for his latest term Monday in Port McNeill. Furney

Back in the saddle Mayor Gerry Furney of Port McNeill accepts a congratulatory handshake from town administrator Al Sweet after being sworn in for his latest term Monday in Port McNeill. Furney

Back in the saddle

Gerry Furney is in his fifth decade of public service

Mayor Gerry Furney of Port McNeill accepts a congratulatory handshake from town administrator Al Sweet after being sworn in for his latest term Monday in Port McNeill. Furney, who was joined by new councillors Grant Anderson and Chris Sharpe at the swearing-in, becomes the longest-serving mayor in B.C. See video at www.northislandgazette.com.