Essex mayor retiring from politics after 15 years in the seat
Ron McDermott was elected mayor in 2003
The era of Ron McDermott is coming to an end.
Mayor for the Town of Essex was first elected in 2003 and he's been in the seat for 15 years.
CBC News spoke with him last Friday when we were doing our remote show in Essex for his thoughts on leaving the political arena and what's next for him.
CBC Windsor's Stacey Janzer will be in Belle River this week to hear your stories. What do you think are the most important things happening right now in your community? You can tweet @StaceyJReports or send her an email at email@example.com.
We'll be doing a remote show out in Belle River this Friday. Stay tuned!