Michael Stuart, a small-business owner and longtime community volunteer, has filed to run for the Urban County Council.
Stuart has filed to run in the 2nd District, which includes the Masterson Station and Meadowthorpe neighborhoods. The seat is held by Councilwoman Shevawn Akers.
Stuart, who currently serves on the LexArts board of directors, was president and board member of the Living Arts and Science Center for seven years. He volunteers for the West End Alliance. Stuart, 34, has owned a window-cleaning business for the past 13 years.