A former New Orleans municipal court judge is going to run for mayor.
This afternoon, Desiree Charbonnet is scheduled to make the official announcement of her intention to become mayor of New Orleans. The event will take place at 5:30 p.m. at the Sheraton Hotel on Canal Street.
She will join former District Court Judge Michael Bagneris, Councilwoman LaToya Cantrell and businessman Frank Scurlock in the field of candidates.
Qualifying for candidacy is in July and the election is on October 14th.
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