Bill Bell’s 16-year tenure as Durham mayor comes to an end this year. His reign includes highlights such as this meeting with President Barack Obama and Gov. Beverly Perdue after the landing of Air Force One at Raleigh-Durham International Airport in 2011. Bell has announced he will not seek re-election this fall.
Bill Bell’s 16-year tenure as Durham mayor comes to an end this year. His reign includes highlights such as this meeting with President Barack Obama and Gov. Beverly Perdue after the landing of Air Force One at Raleigh-Durham International Airport in 2011. Bell has announced he will not seek re-election this fall. CHUCK LIDDY chuck.liddy@newsobserver.com, 2011 file photo.
Bill Bell’s 16-year tenure as Durham mayor comes to an end this year. His reign includes highlights such as this meeting with President Barack Obama and Gov. Beverly Perdue after the landing of Air Force One at Raleigh-Durham International Airport in 2011. Bell has announced he will not seek re-election this fall. CHUCK LIDDY chuck.liddy@newsobserver.com, 2011 file photo.

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