WGBH News has invited Mayor Marty Walsh and Boston City Councilor Tito Jackson to participate in a mayoral debate on Oct. 24 at 7 p.m.

The debate would air live on 89.7 and WGBH 2 and would be moderated by Boston Public Radio's Jim Braude and Margery Eagan. 

“Mayor Walsh has accepted our invitation, and we are awaiting a response from Councilor Jackson,” Phil Redo, general manager of WGBH News, said in a statement.

Walsh has also accepted an invitation for a debate on Oct. 10, to be hosted by Dan Rea of WBZ.