Five-term Waterbury mayor, Mike Jarjura, cuts into a celebratory cake during a gathering of his staff and friends inside City Hall yesterday afternoon. Jarjura is winding down a 20-year-run in public service and completes his final day in office, today, November 30th.

                                    Photographs By Michael Asaro

Also working their last day in city government today are, from left to right, Terry Caldarone, Counsel to Mayor Jarjura, Barbara Sticco,  chairperson on the Arts and Tourism Commission, Barbara Morcey, mayoral agent for aging and senior citizens and Betty Griffen who works in citizens service.

Attorney Maurice Mosley stopped by to wish Mayor Jarjura good luck in the next chapter of his life.

Community activist Nick Coscia, left, filmed the Mayor for Waterburys’ Public Access television, Skye Cable.

Larry De Pillo, left, and Cicero Booker Jr., stopped in to visit with Mayor Jarjura and wish him well. De Pillo and Booker also lost positions in the November 8th election and will join Mike Jarjura in the private sector.