Gerlach announces retirement from state Senate
State senator Chris Gerlach announced today that he will not seek endorsement for re-election at his local convention this weekend according to a press release from his office. Gerlach serves District 37, which includes Apple Valley and Rosemount.
The announcement closes a legislative career that spanned six years in the House of Representatives and eight in the Senate.
Gerlach said the change is prompted by his desire to spend more time