BUFFALO, N.Y. (WIVB)– City of Buffalo Mayor Byron Brown formally announced he’s running for re-election in a Facebook video message Thursday night.
A City of Buffalo spokesman announced Brown’s intention to run for re-election earlier this week.
The incumbent is seeking a fifth term as Mayor of Buffalo. He first assumed the role in 2006.
Brown, a Democrat and New York City native, graduated from Buffalo State and is the city’s first African-American mayor.
The mayor touted his experience in a campaign announcement video.