According to the Lansing State Journal, Judi Brown Clarke announced Thursday, that she is ready to compete against State Rep. Andy Schor for mayor of Lansing.

Clarke made it official at the Michigan Women's Historical Center and Hall of Fame.  Clarke said she is excited to get started, and she's ready to make Lansing a destination city.

Clarke also said and I quote:  "I have no delusions.  I have facts, I have a blueprint.  I have a road map, and I'm going to prove it."

After Clarke's announcement, Schor told the Lansing State Journal he will focus on his own campaign.  Schor anticipated Clarke's announcement before he made his own.