OWENSBORO, Ky. (WEHT) – An Owensboro city leader announces he will be running for mayor.
And he did it during a radio station show on Facebook Live.
City Commissioner Larry Conder made his mayoral campaign official during “Live with Jeff” hosted by WBKR.
Conder said he wants to lay a foundation for the long-term vision of the city.
One of Conder’s ideas would be to start talking about a second bypass.
Something he said wouldn’t happen overnight.
“Those types of ideas. That vision that I just exemplified is what we need as a community to move us into 2020 with perfect vision.”
Owensboro had five mayoral candidates in the last election.
Current Mayor Tom Watson has not indicated if he will run again.
(This story was originally published on July 16, 2019)