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Former Davenport Mayor Phil Yerington tells TV6 he plans to run for mayor as a write-in campaign.

Yerington says he wants people to know there are other options for Davenport Mayor and would like Mayor Bill Gluba to explain his motives regarding the casino, St. Ambrose Football Stadium, and recent cuts to the police department.

We are told the former mayor is likely to make a formal announcement this week.

Yerington says he does not have plans to put up signs but is hoping to encourage the community by social media.