Linda Thompson will have even more competition as she tries to win re-election as Mayor of Harrisburg. Democrat, Lewis Butts, Jr., announcing his intention to run for Mayor of Harrisburg this year. Butts kicking of his campaign at Camp Curtin Memorial in the city Monday afternoon. A number of democrats are rumored to be seriously considering running including city councilman Brad Koplinski and Midtown Scholar Books Store owner Eric Papenfuse. City Controller Dan Miller has already announced he will be running. The primary is May 21st.