Commissioner William Bell will run for mayor

BIRMINGHAM, AL (WBRC)- Jefferson County Commissioner William Bell has announced his candidacy to be Birmingham's next mayor. He will make it official at a press conference on Thursday. FOX6 News will be there.

Bell joins 10 others vying for the city's top office. Here's the list:

Emory Anthony

Stephannie Sigler Huey

Edith Mayomi

Jimmy Snow

Jody Trautwein

Scott Douglas

Patrick Cooper

Harry "Traveling Shoes" Turner, Jr.

Carole Smitherman

Ernie S. Dunn