Crisfield Mayor Percy Purnell (Photo: City of Crisfield)
CRISFIELD, Md.- Crisfield's mayor is ready for a new political challenge. Mayor Percy Purnell has filed to run for the Maryland House of Delegates in District 38A, representing Somerset and southern Wicomico counties.
Purnell has served as mayor of Crisfield since 2006. His second term ends this year.
Purnell, who is a Democrat, will challenge Republican incumbent Charles Otto, who is is seeking his second term in annapolis.