Executive Budish Issues Statement on Passing of Former Judge Jean Murrell Capers

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Jeane’ Holley, 216-698-2544, jholley@cuyahogacounty.us

CLEVELAND - Cuyahoga County Executive Armond Budish issued the following statement:

“I offer my condolences to the family of Judge Capers. As the first African-American woman elected to the Cleveland City Council, Judge Capers was a pioneer and a leader in the community, leaving a lasting legacy.”