WARREN, Ohio (WKBN) – Ohio State Representative Mike O’Brien is made his bid for Trumbull County Commissioner official.

O’Brien filed petitions Thursday with the Trumbull County Board of Elections. He is running as a Democrat.

O’Brien is seeking the seat currently held by rank Fuda, who announced plans to retire at the end of the year.

O’Brien says he wants to bring stability and a positive approach with mutual respect to the commissioner’s office.