MIAMI (CBSMiami) – A very familiar face is tossing his hat into the ring to be Miami-Dade County’s next mayor.

Alex Penelas officially kicked off his 2020 campaign on Wednesday.

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He previously held the job from 1996 to 2004.

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During that time lists his accomplishments as universal pre-k, gun control legislation to close the “gun show loophole,” reduced property taxes and reduced crime.

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If elected for a third term, Penelas said he would tackle traffic congestion, affordable housing, climate change and rising sea levels.