The man who’s become known as
the “spokesperson for the City of
Lancaster,” will be seeking another
term in office.
Jerry Wehrle has taken out candidacy
papers to run for re-election next April.
Wehrle has been the mayor of Lancaster
since the Spring of 2000. He’ll be seeking
his eighth term in office. So far, Mayor
Wehrle has no opposition.
The same can be said for other
candidates for Lancaster Common
Council. None of the four who are
seeking election or re-election are
In District-One, Chad Olmstead is
looking to be elected to the council
for the first time. That’s after being
appointed earlier this year. The same
for Pete Hoffman, who’s hoping to be
elected to an At-Large position on
the common council. Hoffman was
also appointed earlier this year.
Seeking re-election are Third-District
Alderman Leroy Ihm, and Council
Member At-Large, Dennis Morgan.
Anyone who’s looking to be run
for election to the Lancaster Common
Council next Spring, has to file candidacy
papers with the city clerk’s office
by January 7th.