New Hartford, NY (WIBX) - A New Hartford man has announced his candidacy for a seat on the Oneida County Board of Legislators.

Democrat David Gordon will run for the 14th district seat, which is currently held by Republican Fred Sadallah.

Gordon says his approach to county government will be to reduce the size and cost of government, reduce the burden to taxpayers, help attract business and industry to the area and promote the region's many attractions and events to increase tourism.

Gordon has been endorsed by the New Hartford Democratic Committee.