Lawndale Mayor Harold Hofmann Dies at 81

Lawndale Mayor Harold Hofmann died Saturday of natural causes, the Daily Breeze reported.


Harold Hofmann (File Photo)

Hofmann held the position for 12 two-year terms and was one of California’s longest-serving mayors.

He also spent ten years on the city council.

The long-time politician was known as a feisty but fair leader who pushed through legislation for the construction of a new library and community center.

Hofmann is survived by his wife Doris and three children.

He was 81-year-old.