TROY, N.Y. (NEWS10) – Troy City Council President Rodney Wiltshire announced on Wednesday he will run for Mayor.
The announcement was made on King Street just two days after current Mayor Lou Rosamilia announced he would not seek re-election.
Wiltshire was surrounded by family, friends and city and labor leaders. He promised his campaign would be positive and focus only on the issues.
Wiltshire said he will work hard to find new ideas to solve old problems.
He also announced he will run as a democrat and will try to get support of independents, working families and Green Parties.