Honolulu Mayor Kirk Caldwell plans to run for re-election, and on Tuesday, we found out who could be challenging him.
Honolulu City Council chair Ernie Martin has pulled papers for a potential run for mayor.
In order to qualify as a candidate, he needs at least 15 signatures from registered voters.
The deadline to file nomination papers is June 7.
Hawaii’s primary election takes place Aug. 13, and the general election takes place Nov. 8.