Marion City Council member Todd Heitschmidt told his fellow Marion Economic Development Inc. board members Tuesday morning that he plans to run for mayor in the spring election. He said he hadn’t filed yet.
The filing deadline for the city election is noon Jan. 21. The election will be April 1.
Steve Unruh has also announced his plans to run for mayor earlier this year. Incumbent Mary Olson said she hasn’t made a decision yet of whether she will run for re-election.