Dayton Mayor Nan Whaley will not seek re-election

( Dayton, OH ) - Nan Whaley's time as the Mayor of Dayton is coming to an end. After eight years in office, Whaley announced Wednesday that she will not seek re-election this year.

In a video message posted to social media, Whaley said she looks forward to finishing out her term with work left to do on police reform and tackling the COVID-19 pandemic.

Whaley says she'll have an update soon on the next step in her political future.