Longtime businessman and former Parks and Recreation Director Rob Healy said today he is formally entering the race for Chattanooga mayor.
“I think our city needs a choice,” he said.
Healy picked up a qualifying petition today at the Hamilton County Election Office and said he plans to turn them back in by next week.
He joins the race against former State Sen. Andy Berke and retired city employee Guy Satterfield.
For more information, read tomorrow’s Times Free Press.
Cliff has worked for the Times Free Press for five years and covers Chattanooga city government. He previously covered Rhea County, as well as transportation and growth and development in Southeast Tennessee. A native of Maryville, Tenn., Cliff graduated in 2003 from the University of Tennessee with a bachelor’s degree in communications with an emphasis on journalism. Before coming to Chattanooga, he was a crime reporter with Hernando Today, a supplement of The Tampa (Fla.) ...