Five vie for mayor’s seat
— Mayor R.
Rex Parris will face four challengers and Councilmen Darrell Dorris and Ken
Mann will have five challengers in the April 14 municipal election, according to the final list of candidates released by the Lancaster City Clerk’s office on Sunday.
Parris’ challengers are David Paul, Aubray McPherson, Leslie Underwood and Kurtis Wilson. Dorris and Mann will
face challengers Kam Kofod, Fran Sereseres, Shawntwayne Cannon II, Christian D. Green and Jeremiah Westbrook.
Voters will also consider a measure to increase the city’s transient occupancy tax to 9%, up from the current 7%.
The April 14 municipal election will be an all-mail ballot election.