Mike Nelson wants to be next mayor of Edmonds
Last updated 1/24/2019 at Noon
When Edmonds City Councilmember Mike Nelson ran to maintain his seat in 2015, Mayor Dave Earling was among those endorsing him.
Now, Nelson and Earling may be facing off in an election to see who will lead Edmonds in 2020.
Nelson announced on Jan. 17 that he wants to be the city’s new mayor. Two-term Mayor Earling is up for re-election this year, but has not yet responded to numerous requests from the Beacon on whether he will run or not, or is undecided.
Not that he has to announce the official filing period for the Aug. 6 primary is the week of May 13.
But Nelson is getting the w...