Pearland Council Member Gary Moore has withdrawn from the 2020 Pearland mayoral race. (Courtesy Pexels)
Pearland City Council Member Gary Moore announced on his social media that he is no longer running for mayor. Moore posted: "I am unable and unwilling to run the type of race that I feel is acceptable." Moore also said that many factors played into the decision.
Moore has served two consecutive terms as a Pearland City Council member.
The mayoral election was going to be held in May, but it was moved due to COVID-19.