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Anderson seeks to be Lee County Commission Chair successor

Posted at 7:09 PM, May 07, 2019
and last updated 2019-05-07 19:09:10-04

LEE COUNTY, FLa. — The man who ran against the late Lee County Commission Chairman Larry Kiker Is vying for the vacant seat.

Dick Anderson is seeking the Governor's appointment to the District 3 seat.

Anderson ran against Kiker in 2016 and lost to the incumbent by a little more than 1%.

It is up to Governor Ron DeSantis to appoint Kiker's successor.

Kiker died last month at the age of 67.