LETHBRIDGE - Mayor Rajko Dodic has announced that he will not seek re-election in the
After 9 years in public office, Dodic says he wants to spent more time with
his family and will become a grandfather for the first right around election
It was an incredibly difficult decision for Dodic but he feels it's the right
thing to do. He says "the reality is I really don't have the passion that I had
the first three terms and if you go into an election not having the passion and
just doing it because you think it's the thing to do then you're making
decisions for the wrong reasons and I'm not prepared to do that to the
Dodic says he has enjoyed the role of Mayor and admits he did have tears in
his eyes while discussing his future with supporters and his wife.
In the last municipal election, Dodic beat out five other candidates for the
position of Mayor. The vote this fall will take place on October 21st and will
be for a four year term.
Posted on Wednesday, May 15, 2013 at 4/21/2014 10:19:41 AM
Source: Tristan Tuckett - Country 95 News