Fort Pierre mayor won't seek re-election next year
FORT PIERRE (AP) — Longtime Fort Pierre Mayor Sam Tidball says he will not seek re-election next year.
Tidball is in the middle of his eighth two-year term as mayor, and has been debating his political future the past couple of months.
KCCR radio reports that Tidball has been with the Fort Pierre government for more than two decades— six years as a City Council member and the last 15 as mayor.
The mayoral election is next April.