MESQUITE, Nev. (KSNV & MyNews3) -- The Mesquite mayor announced he is stepping down from his post on May 12.
Mesquite Mayor Mark Wier made the announcement at Tuesday’s city council meeting.
Wier was elected mayor in July of 2011 and has lived in Mesquite for 18 years.
The city's deputy clerk said the mayor has been commuting from St. George to Mesquite since the position is only part time.
No reason was given for his resignation, but his resignnation will be effective May 12.