Former Fargo City Commissioner Mike Williams to run again

Mike Williams says he will run again for Fargo City Commission. Williams served three consecutive terms on the commission, the maximum allowed by city term limits before leaving the board this past June. The 61-year old Williams calls himself a citizens advocate and says he’s eager to return. He made his announcement on KFGO’s News & Views with Joel Heitkamp Wed.

The terms of commissioners Tony Gehrig and Dave Piepkorn are up for election in the June 2018 as is that of Mayor Tim Mahoney who said earlier he plans to run for re-election to a second term. He was elected mayor in a special election in 2015, filling out the term of Dennis Walaker who died. He was previously a city commissioner.