Andy Katz is the only candidate running for the 15th District who has represented nearly all the cities in the district, in his role as EBMUD board of directors.
With 12 people now running to replace Assemblyman Tony Thurmond, developments in the race are fast and furious.
An open seat for Assembly District 15 has already attracted five candidates. More are sure to jump into the 2018 race.
A special meeting of the City Council has been announced for Thursday night to vote on a compromise minimum wage proposal for Berkeley.