Tuesday Dec 09 2008 comments Taking office By: Folsom Telegraph Photography by Philip Wood -A +A Folsom city council member Jeff Starsky addresses the audience in the Folsom City Council chamber Monday night after he is sworn in for this third term in office. Eric King, former Folsom mayor, turned over the gavel Monday night to Steve Miklos, who will be the city's mayor for 2009. King ended his eight year run on the council after not seeking reelection. Ernie Sheldon is sworn in as Folsom's newest city council member Monday night at city hall by retired judge Peter Mering. Sheldon is the newest city council member as he replaces Mayor Eric King, who chose not to run for reelection after completing a second term in office. Folsom city council member Jeff Starksy was voted vice-mayor at Monday night's special city council meeting. Folsom city council member Steve Miklos, center, was voted 4-1 by the city council members to be the city's mayor the coming year. Council member Kerri Howell, left, was the dissenting vote. Folsom city council member Jeff Starksy, left, is sworn into office by City Clerk Christa Schmidt Monday night in the Folsom City Council Chamber.