By: KDKA-TV News Staff
PITTSBURGH (KDKA) – Another candidate for Pittsburgh mayor has entered the race.READ MORE: State Police: Man Shot, Killed By Police After Stabbing Three People, Injuring Police Officer
On Monday, Marlin Woods officially filed his petitions to run for mayor.READ MORE: Hofbrauhaus Suspends General Manager Amid Investigation Into Racism Allegations At Beer Festival
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: Pittsburgh Weather: Sunny Steelers Sunday
He also said he has a plan to tackle crime in the city.