Precinct One County Commissioner Jerry Wimpee has decided not to run for re-election.

Rockwall County Commissioner Jerry Wimpee has announced that he will not run in the 2012 election for Commissioner Precinct 1.  He acknowledges the privilege of representing the people of Precinct 1 specifically, and the people of Rockwall County generally for what will be a total of twenty years.

Wimpee said this does not mean he will totally exit the political arena,

“I’m not running for Rockwall County Commissioner Precinct one,” he said.   

He added, there are other worthy options to explore and that their are deicions for which he hasn’t made up his mind.

Commissioner Wimpee’s present term of office ends December 31, 2012.