Rickenmann will not seek re-election, At-Large seat up for grabs

Daniel J. Rickenmann (Source: City of Columbia)
Daniel J. Rickenmann (Source: City of Columbia)

COLUMBIA, SC (WIS) Columbia City Councilman Daniel Rickenmann announced Monday afternoon that he will not seek re-election in 2012.

He promised voters during the 2008 election that he wouldn't seek a third term if he won.

At-Large City Councilman Daniel J. Rickenmann was first elected to Columbia City Council in 2004 and re-elected in 2008.

Rickenmann is a South Carolina native and attended high school at the Virginia Episcopal School in Lynchburg, Virginia.  He is a graduate of the University of South Carolina and has a bachelor's degree in Political Science.

He said he plans to spend more time with family and his businesses.

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