Julie Creasy. Courtesy of Bedford County.

Bedford County Commissioner of the Revenue Julie Creasy has announced she will retire May 31, according to a release from the county.

Creasy began working in the commissioner’s office 29 years ago — in 1993. A Republican, Creasy was elected in 2015 and 2019 without opposition.

Circuit court judges will make an interim appointment, likely in the coming weeks, according to the release. A special election is expected to be held November 8.