There's another name in the race for Alton Mayor in the spring. Josh Young, a regular attendee and speaker at the Alton City Council Meetings, announced his run during the public comment section of last (Wednesday) night's meeting.
He says he wants to see better treatment of the minority community.
Click here for Young's comments
Young is the third person to declare a mayoral run. Local businessman Scott Dixon and Alton Police Lieutenant Dan Rauschkolb have both made their intentions known. While he hasn't yet announced his bid for re-election, current Mayor Brant Walker says he will be seeking another term in office.