BREAKING | Jim Bradley going for Niagara Regional Chair

Well it's official, Jim Bradley is running for Niagara Regional Chair.

Bradley telling CKTB News just after noon today that he will indeed run for position saying he has received overwhelming support.

The long-time former MPP for St.Catharines who was elected a Regional Councillor will put his name on the ballot Thursday when the chair is appointed.

It's not clear who else will be looking for the job but rumours are that Bob Gale, Leanna Villella, Peter Nicholson, and Brian Heit.

Villella, who says she was approached to run says she still hasn't decided whether or not her name will be on the ballot. 

CKTB will be there Thursday for the vote.