Monday, November 30, 2009

Hammons to Make Reelection Announcement

Muskogee Mayor John Tyler Hammons will be making an official announcement regarding his intentions for, or against, reelection in 2010 tonight.

The press conference will be held tonight at 6pm at the Oklahoma Music Hall of Fame in Muskogee. Hammons was first elected in May of 2008; at the time, making him the youngest mayor in the nation.

The next mayoral and city council election will be held on April 6th. The filing period is February 1-3. City Councilor Jim Ritchey has already announced that he will be running for mayor.