Rick Stahl has been selected as mayor of Cullison following the death of Don Rose who was mayor for 30 years.

The Cullison City Council has selected council member Rick Stahl to be mayor of Cullison at a special meeting August 6. The mayor position was left vacant with the death of Mayor Don Rose on Aug. 5. Rose was mayor of Cullison for three decades.

Stahl will complete Rose’s unexpired term that expires on Monday, Jan. 13, 2020.

The next small city council and mayor election cycle will be in 2019, at which time Stahl may or may not choose to run for a full term.

The Cullison city council meets the first Monday of the month at the city fire station.