State Farm employee Whitney Brady will run for Tacoma City Council’s District 3 race.
Current District 3 Councilwoman Lauren Walker is serving in her second and final term on the council.
Brady, a lifelong Hilltop resident, said in a press release he plans to run on a platform to support low-income housing, homeless and youth services, community and cultural preservation, police accountability, family-wage jobs and raising the minimum wage.
Tacoma Council District 3 includes the Hilltop, Tacoma Mall area and Central Tacoma.
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Brady joins a growing field of candidates seeking Walker’s post.
More from Brady’s press release:
Notable campaign endorsements include: Eric Herde of Pierce County Young Democrats, Kerry Williams of Dub City Studios, Jamika Scott of #blacklivesmatter, Dion Thomas (owner of Gallery of Ambition), Bob’s Barbeque, and Good Fella’s Barbershop.