Russ Powers, councillor

Powers not running again

Longtime Dundas Councillor Russ Powers will not run in the municipal election this fall.

Powers has served as a Dundas representative for 27 years at various levels of government, but announced in a June 26 letter he will retire from municipal politics.

Powers’ letter didn’t address rumours he would run for theĀ  Liberals in the redistributed riding of Hamilton West-Ancaster-Dundas for the next federal election.

He served as Liberal MP between 2004 and 2006.

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