Mission Hill Councilor Michael Ross announces bid for Boston mayor

A Back Bay Democrat is the fourth member of city council to enter the race for mayor of Boston - Mission Hill Councilor Michael Ross is the latest to announce his bid.

City Councilor Michael Ross. PHOTO: City of Boston City Councilor Michael Ross. PHOTO: BU.edu

 

 

 

A Back Bay Democrat is the fourth member of city council to enter the race for mayor of Boston - Mission Hill Councilor Michael Ross is the latest to announce his bid.

 

Ross, 41, made the announcement on his website Thursday, saying he loves the city and he believes in its people and limitless potential.

"It’s why, when I formally kick off my campaign in May, you are all invited to hear me share a progressive vision for Boston that is built on the values and diversity of our neighborhoods, and rooted in my upbringing and work on the city council,” Ross said.

He has been a district councilor since 1999.

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