Hasting's first female mayor dies at 94

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The first female mayor of Hastings has passed away.

Fran MacEachron, who served as mayor from 1981 to 1993, was 94 when she died last week.

Among her many accomplishments was acquiring land along the waterfront to preserve open space and provide public access. The park was named in her honor.

She also served on the Hastings School Board for several years.

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