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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 of August 12th, 2020 Candidates
Solvang Mayor Seat:

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

Karen Waite

Charles Uhrig is another candidate for the mayor seat

4 year Seat Councilmember Candidates:
Justin Rodriguez
Chris Bowyer
Mark Infanti
Claudia Orona

Recall Councilmember Chris Djernaes’ 2-year term

Chris Djernaes
Jim Thomas