Paul Croshaw, president of the Long Beach Jaycees, has announced plans to run against 1st District Councilman Evan Anderson Braude in next April's council election.
Croshaw, an administrator at Paine Webber, is on the board of directors of the local Chamber of Commerce and a member of the Long Beach Democratic Club. Croshaw, 29, criticized Braude for not being attentive enough to his constituents' calls and complaints. Braude is finishing his first term.
The local Jaycees is a 200-member civic service organization.