Kaohsiung Mayor Chen Chu (
Chen also pledged to set a high standard for her city administration to build the city into a "warm, happy" one.
Chen made the remarks at a press conference held at the square in front of Kaohsiung City Hall after the Taiwan High Court's ruling.
Accompanied by her lawyer, Richard Lee (
She said that she would meet the expectations of her supporters by working twice as hard in pushing for city development projects beneficial to city residents.
She also called on her supporters to throw their backing behind candidates nominated by the Democratic Progressive Party for next year's presidential and legislative elections to prevent similar election disputes from occurring again.