On WIBX First News with Keeler in the Morning Utica Common Council President and Comptroller Candidate Bill Morehouse called in during fellow council member Joe Marino's appearance to make a surprising announcement.

Morehouse says, if elected, he will do the Comptroller's job for a salary of one dollar and will not accept health insurance from the City of Utica.

Morehouse is opposed by Councilman James Zecca.  The candidates will participate in a debate coordinated by the League of Women Voters on October 8, 2013.

The audio of the call is below: