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Heart Surgery For Moline Mayor

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The city of Moline just announced that Mayor Scott Raes is scheduled to undergo surgery to repair a torn heart valve on Tuesday, February 18, at Loyola Medical Center in Maywood, Ill. The recovery period is expected to take approximately eight weeks.

In accordance with the Moline Code of Ordinances, Mayor Pro Tem John Knaack will serve as Mayor during Mayor Raes' absence.

Raes is 55 years old, began his service on the City Council in 2003 as an Alderman of the Third Ward. He was elected as Mayor in April, 2013.

More at the City of Moline website: http://moline.il.us/CivicAlerts.aspx?AID=557