John Bird announced his re-election bid for Lehighton Council. Bird has filed for another four year term. Presently Bird serves on Lehighton Council's police, fire, safety and power-light committees.
The 55-year-old noted conservative, defends Constitutional rights and practices lower cost, limited government.
Bird's grandparents moved to Lehighton approximately in 1932.
Economic depression challenged people to be innovative and resourceful. Bird's family worked in local industries, home management and business. As a teen, John worked at Scotty's Fashions.