Meridian City Councilman John Harris announced Tuesday afternoon that he plans to seek re-election to his council seat. Harris made the announcement at the temporary city hall.
There had been speculation that he might be announcing plans to join the growing list of candidates to replace Mayor John Robert Smith. However, Harris is seeking another term on the council.
"We've had overwhelming success in Ward 5 office and the people have been so good to me in Ward 5 and I been accessible and one of the things that I have kept my promise on is being accessible and serving the people, said Meridian City Councilman John Harris.