Photos: Mandel announces retirement

 

An emotional Edmonton Mayor Stephen Mandel announces he won’t seek re-election this October.

 
 
 
 
<div id="page1">Mayor Stephen Mandel announced he is not seeking a fourth term at the Art Gallery of Alberta on May 21, 2013.</div>
 

Mayor Stephen Mandel announced he is not seeking a fourth term at the Art Gallery of Alberta on May 21, 2013.

Photograph by: Bruce Edwards, Edmonton Journal

 
<div id="page1">Mayor Stephen Mandel announced he is not seeking a fourth term at the Art Gallery of Alberta on May 21, 2013.</div>
Mayor Stephen Mandel is joined by wife Lynn, daughter Rachel & grandson at announcement.
Mayor Stephen Mandel with his Grandson Chase and Ed Stelmach. Mandel announced he is not seeking a fourth term as mayor at the Art Gallery of Alberta on May 21, 2013.
Mayor Stephen Mandel announced he is not seeking a fourth term at the Art Gallery of Alberta on May 21, 2013.
Mayor Stephen Mandel with (from left), his daughter Rachel , grandson Chase , and wife Lynn after announcing he is not seeking a fourth term as mayor at the Art Gallery of Alberta on May 21, 2013.
Mayor Stephen Mandel announced he is not seeking a fourth term at the Art Gallery of Alberta on May 21, 2013.
Mayor Stephen Mandel announced he is not seeking a fourth term at the Art Gallery of Alberta on May 21, 2013.
Mayor Stephen Mandel with his Grandson Chase after announcing he is not seeking a fourth term as mayor at the Art Gallery of Alberta on May 21, 2013.
Mayor Stephen Mandel announced he is not seeking a fourth term at the Art Gallery of Alberta on May 21, 2013.
Mayor Stephen Mandel announced he is not seeking a fourth term at the Art Gallery of Alberta on May 21, 2013.
Mandel ended months of speculation about whether he would seek a fourth term as Edmonton&#8217;s mayor in a speech at the Art Gallery of Alberta, one of the major construction projects in the city&#8217;s core he championed during his nine years as mayor.
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
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