Foss not running for council, mayor

JOHNSTOWN – Republican 2nd Ward Councilman Chris Foss announced Monday he will not seek re-election to another four-year term, and is not running for mayor.

“It has been my pleasure to serve the city as councilman for the past eight years,” he wrote in a prepared statement. “I have enjoyed working with Mayor [Sarah] Slingerland and the rest of the council along with the department heads and staff of the city.”

Slingerland also has announced she is not seeking re-election this year.