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Solomon launches campaign for mayor

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Providence City Council President Michael Solomon launched his campaign for mayor Wednesday.

He had a kick-off event at Building Futures in Olneyville. The nonprofit helps the unemployed.

Solomon said he has a plan to rebuild Providence, which he described as at a "critical crossroads." He talked about rebuilding schools and offering tax relief.

He has served on the City Council for seven years.

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