LAREDO, TX (KGNS) - The elections for who will be our new Mayor of Laredo is just a few months away, but today one man made his formal announcement in hopes to take the seat.
Attorney Pete Saenz made his formal announcement for mayor Thursday morning.
Friends, family, and supporters gathered at the San Agustin Plaza. Saenz spoke on his vision for the city and what he hopes to accomplish if elected.
"Laredo is growing," said attorney Pete Saenz. "Doubling in size. You know, by 14...15 years we need to expand the economy, so i'm going to focus very hard on creating jobs, and more jobs, and better paying jobs."
This is Saenz's first time running for Mayor of Laredo.
Elections for Laredoans to cast their vote will be held this coming November.