The City of Yakima will have to wait on a new mayor, for now.
The city council was expected to vote on a new mayor or re-elect current Mayor Micah Cawley to a third term, however, the council was split 3-3 between Cawley and councilman Rick Ensey.
The council voted to wait until a seventh member is appointed before choosing a new mayor.
Former council member Sarah Bristol left after her husband took a job in Oregon, the city is currently taking applicants for her position.
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