JACKSON, Miss. (WLBT) - A local attorney wants to represent north Jackson on the city council.
Quentin Whitwell announced his candidacy for Ward 1 councilman Tuesday night during a fund raising event at Julep's.
The 38 year old republican is managing partner of Meadowbrook Strategies.
The Ole Miss graduate said he is running on a platform of reducing crime, restoring accountability and recruiting businesses.
Whitwell is married and has two children.
Whitwell said he is willing to work with all wards to unify residents and help improve qualities for city growth.
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