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Longtime Des Moines City Council Member Announces Retirement
DES MOINES, Iowa -- At - Large City Councilman Chris Coleman announced Wednesday he is retiring. Coleman is not seeking a seventh term and will officially retire in December, citing the need to spend more time with family. "This is an emotional decision. It is the right decision," he says tells Channel 13 in a statement. "I’ll end this term in December, thankful for the opportunity the citizens have given me. And I’ll continue to be Des Moines biggest cheerleader!"