Prominent Elk Grove activist has pulled papers to run for Elk Grove Mayor this fall, Elk Grove City Clerk Jason Lindgren said in an email Monday.
Wheat is a member of Elk Grove GRASP, a group opposed to the city's application to expand its .
She has lived in Elk Grove for 21 years and is a registered nurse, ElkGroveNews.net reported.
Wheat is the latest person to enter a crowded mayoral race. The candidates who are currently seeking nomination signatures to be included on the November ballot for mayor are: , , , LaWanna Montgomery, Sophia Scherman and Charles S. Shanks.