Midland Mayor Mike Canon not running for re-election

Staff Report
NewsWest 9

Midland Mayor Mike Canon won't be running for re-election.

After talking to family and friends, he's decided not to run for a third term as Mayor.

He made the announcement Thursday.

Canon expressed his appreciation for the opportunity to lead Midland saying it's an experience he will always treasure.

The Mayor will continue to serve out his full term.

There's no word on his plans for the future.

Right now there are two people running for the Mayor's Office, At-Large City Councilman Wes Perry and Stephanie Sparkman.