No New Mayor... Yet

The City of Yakima will have to wait on a new mayor, for now.

The city council was expected to vote on a new mayor or re-elect current Mayor Micah Cawley to a third term, however, the council was split 3-3 between Cawley and councilman Rick Ensey.

The council voted to wait until a seventh member is appointed before choosing a new mayor.

Former council member Sarah Bristol left after her husband took a job in Oregon, the city is currently taking applicants for her position.