Bruce Rector to run for Clearwater Mayor

Lawyer Bruce Rector plans to run for Clearwater Mayor. Rector previously ran unsuccessfully for Clearwater City Council in 2020.

Rector will run to replace Interim Mayor Brian Aungst Sr., who was appointed earlier this year following the abrupt resignation of former Mayor Frank Hibbard. 

While Rector didn’t find success in 2020, he’s lining up plenty of support for the 2024 Mayor’s race to make a go of his campaign. 

In an announcement Wednesday, Rector announced support from more than a dozen local leaders, including Aungst, who won’t see the seek on a permanent basis. 

“I am humbled and inspired by the

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