By: KDKA-TV News Staff
PITTSBURGH (KDKA) – Another candidate for Pittsburgh mayor has entered the race.READ MORE: Student In Critical Condition After Shooting Outside Oliver Citywide Academy
On Monday, Marlin Woods officially filed his petitions to run for mayor.READ MORE: Hillman Foundation Offers $2M For Projects That Help Improve Lives Of Older Adults
The East Liberty businessman plans to run as an independent candidate.
Woods describes himself as a “middle of the road” candidate who wants to focus on rebuilding Pittsburgh economically as the pandemic continues.MORE NEWS: Jeannette Pagans Member Gets 10 Years On Drug Trafficking Charges
He also said he has a plan to tackle crime in the city.