Interim City Administrator Julie Flaten swore in new Police Sgt. David Bauer, officers Jacob Willers, Nicholas Cross and Daniel Vomastek, and police reservist Michelle Caballero on Monday, March 18, during the Hastings City Council meeting.

Erica Henderson, the new deputy city clerk, and Joe Cysiewski, a new full-time firefighter, were also introduced at the meeting.

Before the meeting, the city of Hastings held a welcome reception for the new employees, their friends and family.