Unofficial list of Detroit mayoral candidates released

(WXYZ) - When Mayor Dave Bing  announced he will not run for re-election—the crowd of his supporters wondered – what's next?

And  some Detroiters wondered – who's next?

7 Action News went to the City Clerk's office this afternoon – where petitions were due Tuesday at 4 p.m. from anyone who wants to run for mayor.

We found out that as of Monday– seven candidates had turned their petitions in and the signatures had been verified.

They include four-time mayoral candidate Tom Barrow who is an accountant and entrepreneur, two community activists Herman Griffin and Jean Vortkamp, Former Detroit Medical Center CEO Michael Duggan, Former State Rep. Lisa Howze, State Rep. John Olumba, and State Rep. Fred Durhal

The primary election  will be in August and the general election in November.

READ THE FULL UNOFFICIAL LIST OF CANDIDATES BELOW:

 

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