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Solvang Mayor Ryan Toussaint Not Seeking Re-Election!


Special ReporBy Jana Baltazar Solvang Journal Editor

As a big surprise, Solvang Mayor Ryann Toussaint told Solvang Journal he is not running for a second term in office for the 2020 election. As a result, he did not submit his re-election application on Friday, August 7th, which was the deadline for incumbent candidates.

As August 12, 2020, here the candidates:

Candidates for Solvang Mayor Seat: 

Karen Waite Present City Council Member running for Mayor’s Seat

Charles Uhrig is another candidate for the mayor seat

4 year Seat Councilmember Candidates: (Deadline August 12):
Justin Rodriguez
Chris Bowyer
Mark Infanti
Claudia Orona

Recall Councilmember Chris Djernaes’ 2-year term
Chris Djernaes
Jim Thomas

Chris Djarnaes