Former Young Democrats of America Executive Vice-President Chris Anderson has announced that he is running for a seat on the Chattanooga City Council. The election is on March 5 of 2013.

Chris’ announcement has been covered in the Times Free Press and Nooga.com.

Chris Anderson, a lifelong Chattanooga-area resident and director of food and beverage services for Bluff View Art District, declared his candidacy for council District 7—currently represented by Councilman Manny Rico—in a news release emailed Thursday.

You can visit his campaign website, Facebook page, and follow him on Twitter.