Election 2019, Part 2: Ritzville mayoral candidate David Ahrens
Challenger David Ahrens explains how he would address revitalizing downtown, what he'd prioritize in Part 2 of discussion with The Journal
Last updated 10/31/2019 at 12:41pm
The Ritzville mayoral race is the only contested local race on the ballot in eastern Adams County in this year's general election, as incumbent Mayor Gary Cook seeks a second term while challenger David Ahrens is vying to become Ritzville's next mayor.
Ahrens moved to Ritzville in 2011, and is running for public office for the first time in Ritzville. Ahrens is the owner of Ritzville Lumber & Hardware, and previously served as President of the Ritzville Area Chamber of Commerce.
The Journal had the opportunity to talk with the candidates ahead of the Nov. 5 election. In Part 2 of our co...