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Wellnitz won't seek re-election

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Gazette Staff
November 24, 2007
— Tim Wellnitz will not seek re-election to the Janesville City Council.

The two-term council member announced Friday that he would not run in the April 8, 2008, elections.


Wellnitz was first elected in 2004. He was council president in 2006-07.


Wellnitz, 29, said that it has been an honor to serve, but he wants to spend more time with his family.


I believe strongly in community service and will continue to look for opportunities to contribute, he said.


Wellnitz, an attorney, is a bureau director in the state Department of Regulation and Licensing.


Businessman Karl Dommershausen, announced Monday that he intends to run.


Spring-elections candidates may start circulating nominating petitions Dec. 1.



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