Olympia City Councilman Craig Ottavelli announced Monday that he will not seek re-election to the council.
Olympia Mayor Doug Mah has also announced that he will not seek reelection
Ottavelli said in a news release that it was time to focus on his growing family. He added that he intends to focus the remainder of his term supporting the development of a Tourism Promotion Area, identifying a strategy for creating Olympia’s first covered playground, completing the next phase of Artspace, starting a new public art program and establishing a plan for the future of artesian wells.
He said he will run for office in the future.