Bell Extends Gratitude For Folks Who Encouraged Him To Run

Letter to the Editor:


I would like to thank all the people who called and/or contacted me asking me to run for “Alderman-at-Large.” I can assure all that I thought about and prayed a lot over the situation and finally determined that I did not think I was qualified to assume the job of mayor if, God forbid, something should happen to Mayor Donald Gray.


That job is a handful for anybody that falls into it. Considering all the candidates running I do believe Taylor Trusty is the most qualified for the position. Whomever the electorate puts into this position, they are taking on a very responsible position. 


Again, thanks to everyone who expressed their consideration for me for the position.


 /s/Larry Bell

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