Ollie Tyler opened her campaign headquarters at 601 Spring Street Downtown.
Tyler announced her candidacy in May and says this is the second step for her campaign.
Tyler said "Meeting with different people, non profits, different business leaders throughout the community and this is another step. Opening the headquarters and then on Wednesday we'll take the giant step and go and actually qualify as an official candidate."
Also running for mayor are State representatives Patrick Williams and Roy Burrell, local businesswoman Victoria Provenza, and Shreveport City Council member Sam Jenkins.
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