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Mayor Russell’s Retirement Open House
July 31 @ 4:00 pm - 6:00 pm
At the Monday, July 1 City Council Meeting, Mayor Bob Russell announced his retirement effective July 31, 2019. In a statement at the end of the meeting he said: “Having served as mayor of the City of Pontiac for the past 10 plus years has been an unbelievably wonderful experience that I will never forget. I have been blessed during that time to work with a dedicated team of people who love the City of Pontiac and who go above the normal call of duty to make Pontiac a great place to live and a great place to visit.”
We wish nothing but the best to Mayor Bob and thank him for his nearly thirty years of public service to Pontiac and his dedication to making our community thrive.
Mayor Russell has served as Mayor of Pontiac since 2009. Prior to that he served as an Alderman on the City Council from 1992-2009.
The City invites you to an open house celebrating Mayor Russell’s retirement on Wednesday, July 31 from 4:00PM to 6:00PM at the Eagle Performing Arts and Conference Center (319 N Plum St, Pontiac). Light refreshments will be provided.