Come July 1st, Ludington will have a new mayor, but only for six months. Late Friday afternoon, Mayor Ryan Cox announced that’s he’s resigning, effective June 30th. Mayor Pro-Tem Kaye Ferguson-Holman will take his place. She will reach her term at the end of this year, according to a press release received by MOM radio. Mayor Cox cites family reasons, which require that he move out of the city of Ludington. His vacancy promotes Councilor Ferguson-Holman to the city’s leadership. A replacement is being sought for her vacancy on the commission, with details to be announced. A new Mayor Pro-Tem will be voted upon to fill her position.