By: Alicia Turner | WCTV Eyewitness News
February 8, 2018
TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (WCTV) -- A new candidate for the Leon County Commission has stepped forward.
Walter McDonald III is running in District 1, and gave an emotional speech during his Thursday announcement, saying it's time for the district to have the representation and attention it deserves.
"Parents have given their lives for this community," McDonald said. "I'm just following in their footsteps and doing what I can do for the community."
District 1 is currently represented by Bill Proctor, who has yet to file for re-election.
Gregory Williams has also filed to run.