Carlsbad Councilman Mark Packard won't seek re-election

Carlsbad Councilman Mark Packard won't seek re-election

Four-term Carlsbad City Council member Mark Packard announced Tuesday afternoon he will not seek re-election in November.

“After long, careful consideration with my wife, family and God … I have decided to step back from my candidacy,” Packard said in an email. “It has been an honor to serve our...