Ohio Democratic Party Congratulates Sharetta Smith on Her Election as Lima’s Next Mayor
November 2, 2021
Columbus, OH — Ohio Democratic Party Chair Elizabeth Walters released the following statement congratulating Mayor-elect Sharetta Smith on her victory in tonight’s mayoral race in Lima. Mayor-elect Smith made history with tonight’s win, as Lima’s first female and first African American Mayor.
“Congratulations to Sharetta Smith on her historic victory tonight. Mayor-elect Smith will expand economic opportunity, strengthen public education, and improve public safety. Her victory tonight will build on the progress we’ve seen in Lima and make sure Lima remains a city that works for everyone, regardless of what neighborhood they live in,” said Chair Walters.