Myron Lowery announces he will not seek reelection - WMC Action News 5 - Memphis, Tennessee

Myron Lowery announces he will not seek reelection

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MEMPHIS, TN (WMC) -

Memphis City Council Chairman Myron Lowery announced on Thursday that he will not seek reelection.

Lowery served as Memphis City Council chairman five times, as well as chairman of Memphis Charter Commission and interim mayor of Memphis.

"I would like to thank the citizens of Memphis for electing me seven times; allowing me to serve as an elected official of this great city for twenty-four years," Lowery said in a written statement. "I am extremely proud of the accomplishments we have made and even though we have challenges in our future, I still believe that our brightest days are ahead of us."

Lowery said he plans to remain involved in the community and plans to serve in any way that he can.

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